papooses[ pa-poos, puh- ]SEE DEFINITION OF papooses
Synonyms for papooses
- little angel
- little darling
- little doll
- little one
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PAPOOSES
He hear water-spirits say to Mighty Hand that they have papooses.
It would gladden the eyes of the pale-faces to see their papooses by another sun?
Martin had three papooses (as the Indians call the children) by the Strawberry.
Russian babies are usually swaddled tightly, like American papooses.
We'll make a lot of those Indians wish that they had stayed at home with their papooses.
Women sat on the floor, papooses on their backs, beadwork in hand.
Women were sitting on the floor, some with papooses strapped to their backs.
“The papooses of the Indian make the white man happy,” he said simply.
The warriors hunt; the cihuatls prepare the food, and nurse the papooses.
How the white traders would laugh at them, and call them papooses.