Definition 1 of 2
The Indian census has established that the number of Parsis has been steadily declining for several decades partly due to the fact that Parsis are not allowed to marry outside their communities. It is thus assumed that many Parsis, whose contribution to the arts and Indian industry has been immense, share some qualities with certain families from Appalachia.
Darcy: Well , he's missed with both barrels because he's cock-eyed.
Balasubramanian: So is his aunty.
Definition 2 of 2
Often Amma complains to Bawa in case of kirkiri
(My father shall surely terminate my mortal existence if he comes to know of this....)