Definitions of india

  1. A country in Southern Asia; the two peninsulas of Hither and Farther India; in a restricted sense, Hither India, or Hindostan.
  2. The country.

Usage examples for india

  1. " Now you will know how I have been feeling about going out to India! – Banked Fires by E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi
  2. Where is India, by the bye? – Austin and His Friends by Frederic H. Balfour
  3. When West India planters visited their relatives and friends in Great Britain, they made out a very fair story for themselves. – The Freedmen's Book by Lydia Maria Child
  4. We have no Poor Law in India. – Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877 by James Kennedy
  5. And what do you suppose they're going to India for?" – Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose by Grant Allen
  6. Orphans, they had been sent with their brother Arthur to their aunt, Mrs. Octavia Preston, five years before, having come to her from one of the West India Islands, their former home. – The Front Yard by Constance Fenimore Woolson
  7. Oh, Doctor, I cannot live in India!" – Banked Fires by E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi
  8. Here by the fountain he discovered the retired merchant, and with him a guest, an old trade connection, now a power in the East India Company. – Foes by Mary Johnston
  9. How long was he in India? – "The Pomp of Yesterday" by Joseph Hocking
  10. He sent to India for mushroom spawn. – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill
  11. She has spoken much of your kindness to them all in India. – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
  12. Would it be necessary to send down to India for help? – Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories by Henry Seton Merriman
  13. Those West India men are always talking about knives, especially when they are badly frightened. – Man Overboard! by F(rancis) Marion Crawford
  14. India Stock are down five points on the day- a large fall for such a stock. – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  15. I had known her, after all, in India years before. – No Hero by E.W. Hornung
  16. This decision displeased the West India Company. – Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam by John S. C. Abbott
  17. Too much o' India about the place. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  18. Canaan on both sides of the Jordan was made into a province, and governed much as India is to- day. – Patriarchal Palestine by Archibald Henry Sayce