Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: bombay
IPA transcription: [bɑmb'eɪ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Mumbai, Bombay
    Meaning: a city in western India just off the coast of the Arabian Sea; India's 2nd largest city (after Calcutta); has the only natural deep-water harbor in western India
Usage examples
  • "Like you, to Bombay."
  • The Mongolia was due at Bombay on the 22nd; she arrived on the 20th. This was a gain to Phileas Fogg of two days since his departure from London, and he calmly entered the fact in the itinerary, in the column of gains.