The definitive guide to South Asian lingo

Definition

Someone who depicts greater levels of idiocy than the run-of-the-mill howles. Reserved for expressing disapproval (even anguish at times) for obvious-thus-avoidable/common-sense-decimating acts of idiocy/stupidity.

Usage

Autowalla: Kaan kaan se Hyderabad mein aa jate ki gafle? Meter se chalna kate.
(Autorickshaw driver: He wants me to charge by the meter! From where all do such idiots descend upon Hyderabad.)
Added 2013-03-14 by Sacchi Bolrun

Root

Hyderabadi

Region

Hyderabad

Related Terms

howley pasha, howley