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Mruthi

\mru-tthi\
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Noun.
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Definition

another way to say the name of the great most-popular-of-all-time Maruti car

Usage

'Oy, hear this phatta na.'
'OK.'
'Why did Kapoor drive his Mruthi with the windows up, though it was peak summer?'
'Why?'
'Because he wanted junta to think his car had A/c!'
Added 2012-10-11 by Jaime X. Alonso

Root

Punjabi

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Mrooti
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Verb.
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Definition

Steal, pilfer, rob.

Usage

"He keeps maaro-ing my stationery, yaar! Father's property or what?"

"Whenever she drops by, I find ke something has been maaro-ed!"

Added 2011-09-23 by GoodCumbany

Root

Hindi

Region

Mumbai

Related Terms

line maarofying

Terms referencing this

Ek kheech ke maara usko
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Noun.
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Definition

Hindi word for STATUE.
Is much in vogue currently because of the penchant of the current Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Ms Mayawati for installing and unveiling her statues in every corner of the state.

Usage

Mananiya Mukhyamantri Behenji Sushri Mayawatiji ne aaj Lucknow main apni 1,156, 987th moorti ka anaavaran kiya.
Added 2011-08-31 by pee_mmm

Root

Hindi

Region

North India

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anaavaran

Terms referencing this

mananiya, sushri, anaavaran, Behenji
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Definition

'Car' (all brands, makes, models) after the quintessentialy Indian Maruti 800 (Suzuki) which was launched in India in the 80s. Since then this name has been used to refer to cars of all brands and models.

Usage

Twaaddi Mrooti bhot changi hai - Your Mrooti (car) is very nice
Added 2011-08-20 by finikuskabhaiya

Root

Punjabi

Region

All India

Related Terms

Sujuki, Amby, fiat

Terms referencing this

Mruthi

Definition

Muhurat is a common Indian word used in marraiges and film industry. It can be a astrologically auspicious time or day to launch any new activity.

Many films have a launch event called the Muhurat. They are attended by the cast, the producer, director and crew. Many film magazines and gossip sites carry detailed reports on film muhurats.

Usage

Komal to her friend Shilpa:

Komal - "Did you see Megha at the Jiya Khanna's new film ka Muhurat. She looked just like a Jelebi"

Shilpa - "Lucky thing. She got a good break with this film. Hope it is not a flop."

Added 2011-08-19 by Impolitika