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angootha chaap

\un-goo-ta chaap\
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Definition

Illiterate; unlettered. idiomatic description, as an unlettered person uses the thumb impression in place of a signature. The use of this term is deragatory.

Usage

"So our neighborhood thug is an MP now? He hasn't even got an education, an angootha chaap is what he is."
Added 2012-04-30 by oldathai

Root

Hindi

Region

North India