The definitive guide to South Asian lingo

The region "Chennai Madras" has 3 entries

accused

\acc-oo-sed\
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Adjective.
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Definition

with a thiruttu muzhi, looking rough. basically, "accused" as in a guilty party. someone nefarious.

Usage

avan seriyana accused, he will never change or mend his ways.
Added 2011-09-20 by chennaitamil

Root

English

Related Terms

Rowdy, Rascal, Useless Fellow

Terms referencing this

Guilty-conscious

galichu

\gah-lee-chu\
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Adjective.
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Definition

Slang for something dirty. It is rumored that "gullies" which are roads with no proper drainage were dirty and manual rickshaw drivers used to warn other drivers that "don't go their; there are gullies". "Gullies" in chennai slang could have become galichu which means dirty.

Usage

anga pogathu ...orey galichu

(don't go there, it's really galichu).

Added 2011-09-13 by baba

vetti mundam

\vettii - mun (as in munshi) - dum \
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Adjective.
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Definition

useless, lazy, good for nothing person

Usage

Pooja- oru vela urupudiya seyya unnala mudiyadha?edhukum laick illatha vetti mundam!
Swarna - ippadi ella enna nee thiitina naa unna teacher kitta maativitiduven
translation
Pooja- cant you do even one job properly ? fit for nothing vetti mundam
Swarna- if you scold me like this i will complain to the teacher
Added 2011-09-12 by Somberi

Root

Tamil

Categories

People

Related Terms

kanjapisnari, saniyan

Terms referencing this

V.M.S.S, vellapanni, Saniyan, bhoodevi