The definitive guide to South Asian lingo

The region "Chennai Madras Tamil Nadu" has 5 entries

dunguvar

\Dung - U - var\
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Noun.
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Definition

The damaged chappal (slipper) typically to be damaged after hitting with all the force to damage izzat of a person.

Usage

Machan ......That guy needs to be hit with force such that the dunguvar with get damaged

Ei.......I will hit u so hard that my dunguvar will cut

Added 2011-11-09 by harrysh

Root

Tamil

Categories

WALTO

Related Terms

chappal brake, Chappal Koodi
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Phrase.
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Definition

Same as Lauda lasoon,
Etcetera etcetera, (said frustratedly)
Used in Tamil Nadu and since the pronounciation has veered from the original, can be used by respectable mamis who have no idea they are using pretty colourful language

Usage

Grandma- Sorry kanna, I am so late, your grandfather took so long to collect his wallet, umbrella, pen, pocket-diary, medicine, lottu losku, we missed the first bus.

Added 2011-10-19 by Someone

sorry poori kuppathottilorry

\saari poori kuppathottilaari (sing song tone is essential. like goodmorningmaam)\
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Phrase.
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Definition

Literally: sorry / flattened, circular, fried dough / garbage truck. Somehow, it rhymes.

An effective way to ridicule and sneer at an apology. Normally used by children. But will work when used on unsuspecting adults also.

Usage

Lata: Ei Asha, sorry I lost your new rubber-pencil.
Asha: Sorry poori kuppathottilorry! I'll tell to maam, wait!
Added 2011-10-18 by HilariousGlory

Saniyan

\sun -ee- yen \
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Adjective.
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Definition

word used most commonly while swearing, also used on people who bring bad luck or a irritating

Usage

Pooja- namma group fail anadhu andha saniyan Swarna aala dhan.

Rudhra- aama dii
translation
Pooja- our group failed only because of that saniyan swarna
Rudhra - yes

Added 2011-09-13 by Somberi

Root

Tamil

Related Terms

vetti mundam, bhoodevi

Terms referencing this

naaravai

kanjapisnari

\kan -jh -pis-naa-ree\
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Adjective.
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Definition

stingy , miserly person; also used to criticize a selfish person.

Usage

Pooja- oru pizza vangarathukku kooda nee kaasu podamaatiya ? kanjapisnari!
Swarna- illa dii, amma enakku kaasu thra maatingranga
translation
Pooja- you wont put in money to even one pizza ? kanjapisnari!
Swarna- no, my mom's not giving me any money.
Added 2011-09-13 by Somberi

Root

Tamil

Related Terms

bhoodevi, saniyan

Terms referencing this

vetti mundam