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chikoti!

\chick-o-tee\
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Definition

An exclamation used when you notice that someone has gotten a haircut. Unless and until the haircuttee exclaims rabbits! in return, you are permitted to rush up to him/her and tap his/her head or pinch his/her arm, fairly hard, ten times, counting aloud as you do so. (The Hindi word chikoti means a tweak or a pinch.)

Usage

(Chhunnoo walks into the room fresh from a cut and shave at the local barbershop)
Munnoo: Chikoti!!!!!!!! (rushes up to Chhunnoo) 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10!
Added 2011-08-13 by simbly

Root

Hindi

Region

Bombay

Categories

WALTO

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