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Laber

\Lay-burr\
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Definition

As opposed to a Thekedaar or Maalik, class of artisans who do most of the work, are paid the least and bear the burden of lies and excuses given to explain delays by contractors and shop owners.

Usage

"Kya karen Saab, laber ne pareshan kar rakha hai."
(What to do saar, this laber has indeed made life difficult)
Added 2011-09-04 by mps_delhi

Root

Hindi

Region

North India