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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The driver and keeper of an elephant.

Usage examples (32)
  • "What do you call the mahout Trousers for?" asked Ned.
  • The mahout is the fellow that sits on the elephant's neck and conducts him.
  • Its scarlet howdah was empty; its trappings were scarlet; the mahout was a Shan.
  • (noun) A mahout is a person who drives an elephant. for more
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