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Phrase.
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Definition

Hindi equivalent to 'Oh my God'/ "Good heavens'with heightened emotional effect.

'Hey' here does not stand for 'hello' but a salutation to a divine force.'Bhagwan' means god or one who is the controllers of 'Bhag' (future)

The phrase "Hey bhagawan" has high dramatic appeal and has been wisely incorpated in Bollywood tearjerks and K-serials.

Usage

Bollywood usage

Hey Bhagwan!Meri suhaag ki raksha karna
(Oh god,pls protect my ailing/dying husband)

Hey Bhagwaan!agar tu hey toh koi chamatkar dikha
(Oh god...if you really exist, show a miracle and prove your existence)


Everyday usage

Hey bhagwan!kaisi ladki hain.

(Good heavens,this girl is such a spaz)

Hey bhagwan!yeh kya ho raha hain

(Good heavens,what on earth is happening)

Added 2011-11-14 by Behenjigaga
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Noun.
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Definition

Common name of many 3rd star hotels and guest houses in hill stations across the Himalayas (Abrrv: Him)

Usage

Foreign Tourist: Where do you suggest I stay in Mcleod?
Travel guide : I recommend the Him Queen guest house.
Foreign Tourist (puzzled) : Who is the Him Queen?Is it male or female?
Travel guide: Ha ha!So funny..Him is short form of Himalayas,Sir jee!Queen means you'll have comfort facilities available such as 24 hours hot water, TV,Mini Bar, Room service,Laundry,continental and chinese cuisine.
Added 2011-11-01 by Behenjigaga

Root

English

Region

Himalayas

Categories

Places

Related Terms

guest is God, Kasol, Mcleod
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Exclamation.
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Definition

Hindi for "Oh God!". Often employed when one is frustrated or facing an insurmountable obstacle. Can also be used to express shock or show sympathy/empathy towards someone.

Usage

Ankeshwar : "Yaar, what happened? You sound so tired on the phone today. You feeling ok?"

Jaswinder : "No re. Couldn't sleep a wink the whole night, my neighbour's dog kept waking up every half an hour and barking loudly for no reason. Bleddy iggitating khota he is, I'm going to belt my neighbour today."

Ankeshwar : "Haye bhagwaan! You give your neighbours one proper dose. What nonsense people"

Added 2011-10-21 by Surdie Birdie

Root

Hindi

Region

North India

Related Terms

Ram Ram

Terms referencing this

Arrey baap re!

Hot Sam

\Hot Sam\
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Noun.
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Definition

Short for Hot Samosa. Used in mess halls and canteens full of college students.

Usage

Can I have two GJams and one Hot Sam please?
(Can I have two Gulab Jamuns and one Samosa please?)
Added 2011-10-19 by Someone

Root

Hindi

Region

Delhi

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

bonda, samosa, cutting, vadapav, Gulab Jamun

Terms referencing this

GJam
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Exclamation.
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Definition

Dear God; Oh God; Dear Lord

Usage

"Hey Bhagwan, another six. The Chennai Super Kings are walking away with this match, dammit."
Added 2011-09-22 by oldathai

Root

Hindi

Region

North India

Related Terms

Aiyyo Rama, Govinda, Govinda!

Terms referencing this

Muh kaala karna, Jejus, oye, Oye!, Endamme!
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Exclamation. May 7, 2013, Word of the Day
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Definition

word used when something sad, happy, or semma matter happens off!

Usage

malli: macha my lau failure da!
puttu: heavy scene ra!
Added 2011-09-12 by munniamma 65

Root

English

Related Terms

paavum, sadoo, Deadly

Terms referencing this

scene contra
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Noun.
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Definition

To exhibit outlandish behavior, especially among young, horny males on the streets. Usually, this kind of behavior is influenced by movies and the "heroes" therein.

Usage

"Why he has to walk on train windows of the ladies compartments? Only to show heroism?"

"Some heroism he should show no? Otherwise she will never look at him... "

"He has written her name in blood... with a compass. Heroism only!"

Added 2011-09-06 by GoodCumbany

Root

English

Region

South India

Related Terms

hero, Hero Complex

Terms referencing this

Side Hero
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Noun.
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Definition

commotion, high levels of masthi mixed with galatta and tamasha like a nice mixture

Usage

what hangama he caused when he cancelled the wedding -the whole family was put to shame.
Added 2011-07-06 by Dindigal

Root

Hindi

Region

All India

Related Terms

tamasha, galata

Terms referencing this

Kalipp, Tandana