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Poosanikai

\Poos-nikai\
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Noun. June 24, 2013, Word of the Day
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Definition

Local word for Pumpkin, very common in South Indian curries and sambars.
Also used casually and in humor to refer to a weak or useless person/persons!

Usage

Robby: Mum, your poosanikai curry is bombaat ! i can eat for lunch and dinner!!

OJ: Hey, that rascal told off your secret to Mamtha da!
Robby: Thoo! that fellow is one useless Poosanikai!

Added 2011-07-13 by Robby Da Rascala!!

Root

Tamil

Region

Tamilnadu

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

Saapad, Meals Ready, oota
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