The definitive guide to South Asian lingo

The region "North India Delhi Mumbai Bombay" has 5 entries

chalega

\as in: "cha-ley-gaa"\
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Adverb.
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Definition

The word is used to convey agreement to a command or order.... From the Hindi, which means "it will move."

Usage

VT: Will you fetch us three coffees, two samosas, and one bonda?
PT: *sigh chalega
Added 2012-01-09 by Suslove
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Noun.
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Definition

A Rs 500 note same as Benjamin for Dollar generally term is used for giving bribes.

Usage

Kyo kaam nahi hua Gandhi nahi diya hoga ?

(No work will get done if you don't slip a Gandhi...)

Added 2012-01-09 by mjains

Root

Hindi

Categories

Money & Business

Related Terms

gandhi account

Terms referencing this

Bapu, Gandhi seat, Gandhi Slap
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Noun.
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Definition

Dismissive and derogatory word for "guy."

Usage

Woh haraamee launda mere ghar se amrood tod raha tha. (That worthless guy was stealing guavas from tree in my yard)
Added 2011-09-15 by finikuskabhaiya

Root

Hindi

Categories

Very Bad Words

Related Terms

bandha, porki, tapori, Saala

Terms referencing this

launda naach
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Phrase.
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Definition

Don't worry, I will get it done; a confidence-inspiring statement that signifies that job will get done.

Usage

Rambabu: "My son has applied for teacher job. Please help him. you know, so much competition."

Minister's PA's son-in-law's brother: "Chinta chodo Rambabu, bola na kara denge. Thoda kharch lagega."

(Leave your worrying, Rambabu. IKara denge ji! But, it will take some "kharch.")

Rambabu (apprehensively): "Kitna, bhaiya? Ham gareeb log hain."

(How much, bhaiya? We're poor folks.)

Minister's PA's son-in-law's brother: " Jindagi bhar kamayega. Kharch to lagega. Yahi kuch lakh, dedh lakh. Abhi aadha do, baki appointment letter letey time pe."

(He'll earn enough in life! It will take some kharch. Some lakhs. Give me half, and the rest when he gets the appointment letter.)

Added 2011-09-15 by Bimawala
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Noun.
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Definition

A woman/girl who is a direct incarnation of the goddess. Appears fully clothed in presence of the male species and the first ever encountered brush with a bloke will be on the night of the wedding.

Usage

ankita: Chee! You made out with Amit yesterday haan?i Never expected this from you.
anu: As though, you are sati savitri. i know everything about you.
Added 2011-09-14 by quid pro quo