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Definition

Authentic.

Usage

That fellow's a pakka Bong, yaar -- listen to his accent!
Added 2011-06-23 by mainmacha

Root

Hindi

Region

All India

Categories

WALTO

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Definition 2 of 2

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Definition

Pukka literally means 'cooked, ripe' and figuratively 'fully formed', 'solid', 'permanent', 'for real', 'sure'.

Usage

Pukka Sahibs like Mountbatten visited my grandpa all the time
Added 2011-07-03 by porkipaya

Root

Hindi

Region

All India

Categories

Food and Drink

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first-class, sakkath

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