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Maraaz

\ma-raaz\
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Definition

A polite and respectful version of "dude" or "mate". Used best with folded hands, a both-hand handshake, and optional repeated head bobbing. Popular and indispensable in parts of Himachal Pradesh.

Liberally used when meeting friends and acquaintances.

Additional optional usage may include the use of "Maaraz" with "Bhaizee" or "aara"

Usage

Rumi - Maraaz Maraaz bade din ho gaye dikhe hi nahi aap, bai god!

Bunny - Maraaz Bhaizee bas seb season ke chalte time hi ni laga, ha aaah!

Arthaath -

Rumi - All right mate? Haven't seen you in days lad!

Bunny - Mate, these goddamn apples (crop) are sucking the life out of me!

Added 2012-01-23 by SamSamosa

Root

Hindi

Related Terms

Bhaizee, aara