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Compro

\Compro\
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Noun.
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Definition

Compromise is Rowdy language

Usage

Sound Seena to Blade Bala: Why should we keep on fighting with each other. Let us reach compro and we can rule Bangalore. Ha ha ha!
Added 2013-02-14 by Cyanide

Root

Kannada

Region

Karnataka

Comforts

\cum-forts\
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Noun.
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Definition

Hotel--not the eating hotel but the other type, with rooms. This word seems to be a popular synonym for the more common "hotel" in certain parts of Karnataka.

Usage

Sudha Comforts offers multi-cuisine restaurant and excellent ultra-modern rooms with all amenities.
Added 2012-04-21 by oldathai

Root

English

Region

Karnataka

Categories

Places

Related Terms

Hotel

Chumber

\Chum ber\
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Noun.
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Definition

Marati for 100.Common parlance in bars selling desi hooch in Bombay as a quantity of order for 100 ml of hooch

Usage

Man to server in local bar in Mumbai:Get me a chumber of kala kaju.

Added 2011-11-23 by Cyanide

Root

Marathi

Region

Mumbai

Categories

Money & Business

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Patiala Peg

Definition

An amorous embrace in private, but if sighted by a third individual, could be quickly judged as a moral intransigence.

Any position involving physical contact between two (or more) people, which might offend a third individual. The third party, presumably, secretly desires to be in one.

Usage

Mr Mehra and Mrs Nair were caught in a compromising position in the coconut grove by the colony kids. Now Mrs Mehra and Mr Nair have embarked on a rollicking affair.

"Ayyoyyo! You know how many times I have seen Seeta and Mrinalini in a compromising position?"

Added 2011-09-16 by GoodCumbany

Root

English

Region

All India

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