The definitive guide to South Asian lingo

Definition 1 of 2

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Verb.
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Definition

To answer the phone, stemming from the simple act of lifting the receiver.

Usage

Hey, I kept calling sanjay, but he is not lifting the phone!
Added 2011-08-01 by milta aiyra

Root

Multiple

Region

North India

Categories

WALTO

Definition 2 of 2

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Definition

Elevator. (See also: "flat" for apartment, "plait" for braid...)

Usage

Mistress of the house, screaming from one corner of the flat to the other: Arre o Sukhiram, lift ko bulaao!
Added 2011-08-18 by simbly

Root

English

Region

All India

Related Terms

Flat