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Barsati

\Bur-sah-tee\
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March 23, 2015, Word of the Day
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Definition

Barsati is derived from the hindi word "Barsat".
A Barsati is a small rooftop room or usually a one-room apartment on the terrace with a verandah outside.
It is a popular paying guest accomadation in South Delhi as owners usually give Barsatis out on rent on a standalone basis .Likely to be unfurnished.Toilet may not have a bum washer
Primary purposes of a Barsati :Love nest/bachelor(ette) pad /Rich brat's party plot.

Usage

NRI girl to friend: I've found myself a wonderful Barsati in Hauz Khaz for 8 grand.I can sit out and have chai during the rains.When my Romanian boyfriend visits India,we both will sit and sip coffee on the ledge.He'll surely love Delhi and India,if he stays in a Barsati!
Added 2011-10-11 by Behenjigaga

Root

Hindi

Region

All India

Categories

Places

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