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Found 3 entries beginning with "kara"
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Definition

To milk, to extract, especially dealing with money.
What schools, colleges, hospitals, malls, multiplexes do from a consumer.
Karandhu-past, karakarathu-present continuous,

Original word-to milk the cow.

Usage

1.Oo**a, andha hospital'la byangarama karandutanga da. (f*k, that hosp "karandhu" a lot)
2.Machi, xyz school, parents kitte semmaya karakaranga da... (bro-in-law, that xyz school "karandhu" exorbitantly from the parents
Added 2011-10-27 by mokkachami

Root

Tamil

Region

South India

Categories

Money & Business
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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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Definition

Sweet, fried, flour dumplings stuffed with coconut mixture. Diwali staple in Maharashtrian households. Also known as gujiya or pirikiya.

Usage

Shardatai makes the best karanjis ever!
Added 2011-08-26 by KaranjiKween

Root

Marathi

Region

All India

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

Kanola, Faraal, Gulab Jamun