Sentence Examples


  • Hodgson, in a public palaver at Kumasi, announced that the Ashanti chiefs would have to pay the British government 4000 oz.
  • On the north-east coast many of the villages are tastefully kept, their whole area being clean swept, nicely sanded, and planted with ornamental shrubs, and have in their centre little square palaver places laid with flat stones, each with an erect stone pillar as a back-rest.
  • A more sophisticated, but equally threatening, strategy was to create " woman palaver " in the warri one wished to displace.
  • Businesses, of course, don't have this palaver to go through.
  • Here they kindled a flashlight and held a long palaver as to what was to be done with the prisoners.

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