bongo : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a small drum; played with the hands
- n large forest antelope of central Africa having a reddish-brown coat with white stripes and spiral horns
- As he did, out came a resonant twang like the sound of a tight-skinned bongo drum.
- Give Nintendo credit: it will try anything to help you get your game on, and if that means hooking up a pair of bongo drums to a game console, so be it.
- Signs saying "Jesus Wept," "Bush: Meet with Cindy" and "Iraq Arabic for Vietnam" line the country road, along with bongo drums and small lean-tos for shade.
News & Articles
- International Symposium to Celebrate the Albert Schweitzer Hospital Centennial
LIBREVILLE, Gabon, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- - July 6-7 2013 , Libreville and Lambaréné , Gabon - Under the High Patronage of H.E. ALI BONGO ONDIMBA 2013 marks the centennial anniversary of Nobel ...
June 28, 2013 - PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance
- African country looks to connect in Carolinas
The central African nation of Gabon is looking to develop economic ties in the Carolinas. A partnership between the Gabonese government and U.S. firms aims to develop strategic sectors in Gabon, where President Ali Bongo has created a plan of economic development.
June 26, 2013 - The Charlotte Post
- Barack Obama in Xinhua
President Bongo played a key role in developing and shaping the strong bilateral relationship that exists between Gabon and the United States today,Obama said, praising Bongo for contributions to peace and environmental protection.
- Jack Hanna in USA Today
I held up the check and said, 'Look, Bongo!' to one of our gorillas,Hanna said. "Wouldn't you know that gorilla grabbed it and ate it? And I've got the pictures to prove it."