carabao carabao

Definition(s):

  • (n) water buffalo of the Philippines

Usage(s):

  1. Ifugao shamans playing Montagnards hack a real carabao to death in the Vietnam War film's gruesome climax.
  2. I covered the operation from a carabao cart, crouching low behind the swaying black rump of a carabao named Plaridel as we drove north from Manila.
  3. For Sir Archibald Clark Kerr, Britain's special envoy to Indonesia, time dragged as sluggishly as a sick carabao.

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Quotes

  1. "Even if it was offered to the secretary of health, then the same thing. It's still the same carabao, a bribe," Enrile said.
    on Jul 13, 2009 By: Juan Ponce Enrile Source: Inquirer.net

  2. "With an expanded carabao program, we can cut by 50 percent our $500-million importation of milk and milk products every year," Estrada said.
    on Nov 28, 2007 By: Joseph Estrada Source: Inquirer.net

  3. "Baka mapuno na ang kalabaw. Alam mo naman ang kalabaw pasensiyoso, pero baka magalit na [The carabao might get fed up. The carabao is patient but it can also get angry]," Binay told a press conference, comparing the people to the national beast...
    on Jun 3, 2009 By: Jejomar Binay Source: Inquirer.net

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