The definitive guide to South Asian lingo

Found 0 entries beginning with "brings"
Please log in if you would like to add the word

Hello! Welcome, welcome!

What is your good name, please?

Sign in using your Facebook or Twitter account. Note this is just for authentication; we’ll never post data to your Facebook or Twitter accounts, and you’ll use a Samosapedia alias that is distinct from your identities on Facebook and Twitter. We are doing this because we want to avoid spam, goondas and naughty indian uncles (you know who you are!)

Similar Words

These all are somewhat same-to-same...

brain xerox

\bray-in-ze-rocks\
2 1
Verb.
0

Definition

It means to memorize paragraphs together from textbooks. Usual character associated with nerds. Also called mugging or to know By-heart.

It can be used as a verb or an Adjective

Usage

ex1:
student1: did you brain xerox for today's test?
student 2: no da.. show me the answers ok?!

ex2:
Student3: how was the test maga?
Student2: that brain xerox dint show me anything! wrote something and all!

Added 2011-09-28 by panipuriAuntie

Root

Unknown

Region

South India

Categories

School and College

barnshoot

\barnshoot\
3 1
Exclamation.
0

Definition

barnshoot is the anglicised pronunciation of Behen Chod / Bhenchod.This was used by the British soldiers when they swore at the Indian orderlies.

Usage

Barnshoot! shala kya karta hai, joota polish nahi kiya?

(Barnshoot! What do you do all day, that you didn't polish my shoes?)

Added 2011-09-09 by ragadasamosa

Buri nazar wale tera muh kala

\Boo-ree na-zur vaa-lay tay-raa mooh kaa-laa\
28 2
0

Definition

It is written behind all tata trucks, autos and all, just behind horn ok please in popularity. Basically it mean that you bugger with the evil eye, may your face be black. It simms the intention is to warn of jealous people from lusting after your belongings by threatening them that their faces will be blackened.

Usage

Paneerselvam - That bleddy basket Varun painted buri nazar wale tera muh kala on my maruti alto!

Bhagyawati - Good for you only na, now no persons will give you the evil eye!

Boom Shankar - LOL, alto! What a frooti car.

Added 2011-08-22 by Mildly Racist

brinjal

\brin-jawl\
9 1
Noun. August 22, 2012, Word of the Day
0

Definition

A popular vegetable otherwise known as eggplant and aubergine in non-South Asian marketplaces. Bland and unpromising, its a perfect excuse to load on the masalas (spices) and chillies to jazz it up. Brinjal curry can make grown men weep, depending on their geographic location. South Indian brinjal curry - keep a fire extinguisher handy!

Usage

Today the wifey packed a killer brinjal curry...had a bite like a cobra!
Added 2011-08-19 by Chutney Mary

Root

Unknown

Region

All India

Categories

Food and Drink

Terms referencing this

baigan ka baal, lady fingers, lady's finger

bearinga

\Bear- Ringa\
5 0
Noun.
0

Definition

Bike/ cycle mechanics term for the english word "bearing" as in ball bearing, rotor bearing etc

Usage

Saab, Gaddi ke tho bearinga challe gaye !!
(Saab, the vehicles bearings are spoiled).
Added 2011-07-17 by Impolitika

Root

Hyderabadi

Region

Hyderabad

Categories

Transportation
7 0
Phrase.
0

Definition

Cannon mouth. If you want to insult a loud mouth, call him a beerangi vaya, or 'cannon mouth' in colloquial Tamil

Usage

If you want to insult a loud mouth, call him a beerangi vaya, or 'cannon mouth' in colloquial Tamil
Added 2011-07-10 by porkipaya

Root

Tamil

Region

Tamil nadu
7 4
Noun. September 16, 2012, Word of the Day
0

Definition

Originally a deep fried delight from the snack shops in
the north Kolkata footpaths ! The delicacy gets its name from the wet bread , boiled potato , peanut and cauliflower filling which is mashed to a consistency of a brain. Urban myth also states that the delicacy gets its name because it was first invented in the canteen of the national medical college in calcutta !! The brain chop is similar to the bread pakora but is way bigger in size and fairly circular in shape .

Usage

Damn its raining we should get some brain chop's from doctor gully !
Added 2011-07-07 by TheRedBantoo

Root

Bengali

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

chop, Bheja fry, Deep fry

Terms referencing this

undercut
5 0
Adjective.
0

Definition

Someone whose actions are redolent of the old British ways. In a way that makes them seem like the old Indian elite who, despite being colonial subjects, talked and acted like the British and were only different because of their brown skin. In America they're called Coconuts - much simpler.

Usage

You're like a brownsahib, the way you eat your pizza with fork and knife
Added 2011-06-30 by Please Revert

Root

English

Region

All India

Terms referencing this

Dungaree, Blighty, Babalog, Suckoo