Usage examples for bombay

  1. " You burn enough oil in Khinjan Caves to light Bombay! – King--of the Khyber Rifles by Talbot Mundy
  2. Our signals were seen by two vessels, one returning to England, and the other going to Australia, which, as luck would have it, stopped at Bombay for a few hours. – The Everlasting Arms by Joseph Hocking
  3. It is common on the two ranges of low hills that run along the east and west shores of the island of Bombay, but never shows a feather in the gardens and groves on the level ground. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  4. An East India director, who is under obligations to me, has promised a situation for you as third mate on board of the Bombay Castle. – Newton Forster by Frederick Marryat
  5. I fancied I was back at Bombay, going on the boat for Australia, and I just stepped off the pier- edge. – Somehow Good by William de Morgan