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Definition

Cool down; simmer down. The term was popularized by the film "Jaane bhi do Yaaron" which has a hilarious spoof on the epic tale of Mahabharata.

Usage

Boy 1: Saala I don't like how he's talking to me. I'll thulp him...!
Boy 2: Shant gadadhari bheem shant. Let him go, he's an idiot only.
Added 2012-01-02 by AK-71

Root

Hindi

Region

North India

Terms referencing this

peace of mind, Shanti
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