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"stepney" refers to a spare tyre. The word is a genericized trademark originating from the Stepney Spare Motor Wheel, itself named after Stepney Street, in Llanelli, Wales.

In South Indian states such as Karnataka, Kerala,Tamil Nadu and Andra Pradesh, "stepney" is also used to refer to a mistress (spare wife).

Usage

Arvind: How is this girl who have brought I say?
Uncle: Don't tell anyone ok..she is my stepney
Added 2011-06-29 by Dishoom Dishoom

Root

English

Region

South India

Terms referencing this

sakapsob, Rakhel, Keep, Put Puncher, Home Minister, chakkar, Paana

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A spare tire in ones car.

Usage

Macha, thank God that when my tire got flat I had a stepney in the dickie
Added 2011-07-03 by Annaguru

Root

English

Region

All India

Categories

Transportation

Related Terms

dickie

Terms referencing this

sakapsob, Rakhel, Keep, Put Puncher, Home Minister, chakkar, Paana

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Spare tire. Also used to describe girls hanging around girls you want to marao lines to.

Usage

Rakesh: Shit yaar, puncture. Get the stepney.

Rakesh in disco: Check out that chick yaar. You should go put line.
Rajesh: Arrey but too many stepneys. Forget it.

Added 2011-07-10 by itsacharade