What is a nabob?

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Noun
  1. An Indian ruler within the Mogul empire; a nawab.
  2. (by extension) Someone of great wealth or importance.
  3. (by extension) A person with a grandiose style or manner.
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But other than that, remember folks, it's been a huge success and anybody who doesn't see it that way is a nattering nabob of negativism.
And thus he not only filled himself, but satisfied the nabob also.
She is happily married to an Irish nabob, Eamon, whose Midas touch makes even his goyishness forgivable.
He had expected the nabob to be enraged, not rejoiced at the news.
For the next eight years he ceased to exhibit and lived the life of a nabob in Cairo.
One nabob even seems to have commandeered the challenge to reignite an old grudge.

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