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cutti-bajji

\cut-ti buj-ji\
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Definition

cutlet (cutti) - potato and lentil dumplings,
bajji - fried chilli in batter

(esp) referred to a specific vendor in the alley-way next to Adyar Hot Breads. Open only for a limited time weekdays (16:00-20:00)...college students and office-goers make a bee-line for this joint. See kai-yendi bhawan and other popular road-side eateries which won't pass any health-and-safety rules but wont cause you harm either.

Kai-yendi (lit) where you reach out (your hand) to be served (food).

See also mootai-bonda, bread-omlette

Usage

Ramesh: Pasi-ki-thu da.
I'm hungry.
Mani: hire cycle e-du-thu-tu cutti-bajji sapi-da polla-ma?
(shall we) rent a cycle and go to eat cutti-bajji?
Added 2012-02-29 by Silly Billy

Root

Tamil

Region

South India

Categories

Food and Drink