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TheN

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What and all you ask pa!

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Say

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Exclamation.
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Definition

Confirmation of Fraaaandship. Can be used ofter Tu to extend olive branch.

Usage

Hey you brought Gobhi manchoorian aa today?? I am say with you da!
Added 2011-09-04 by TheN

Root

Multiple

Region

South India

Related Terms

Two!, Tu

Terms referencing this

don't say like that

Tu

\too\
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Exclamation.
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Definition

Katti. Confirmation of arch enmity. Opposite of Say.

Usage

What? You won't share gopi manchurian with me aa? Go! I put tu with you! Then dont come and ask for say and all afterwords ok...
Added 2011-09-04 by TheN

Root

Kannada

Region

South India

Related Terms

Two!, Say!

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Say

Definition

Repeatedly.

Usage

If one were to describe an iterative algorithm, no need to yexplain the steps fully. Ofter 32 times, you can simply say, you have to do like this only, "yagain and yagain"
Added 2011-08-31 by TheN

Root

Kannada

Region

Karnataka

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Yet another
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Adjective.
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Definition

Terrific

Usage

Rama: "Saar, your ferparmance in yesterday's kacheri was Terrible!"
Krishna: "Thank you swami. You were terrible yourself."
Added 2011-08-12 by TheN

Root

Multiple

Region

South India

Categories

WALTO

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Terrific

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Terrific
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Adjective.
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Definition

Terrible

Usage

The traffic in Bangalore roads these days is terrific!
Added 2011-08-12 by TheN

Root

Multiple

Region

All India

Categories

WALTO

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Terrible

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Terrible
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Phrase.
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Definition

Also called "oneandhaff", oneandoff is the going rate for auto rickshaws in Bangalore, depending on how desperate you look to get to some place. It just means 1.5 times the fare shown on the meter.

For an illustration, please check http://iyermatter.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/autorickshawbot.jpg

Usage

"Mamulpet hogthira?"
"Oneandoff"
Added 2011-08-08 by TheN

Root

Kannada

Region

Bangalore

Categories

Transportation

Related Terms

auto, Horn Ok Please

Definition

+ 0.5

Usage

How much is tomato? Rs. 20 a? nono.. I dont want 2 kgs.. Just give me one andoff..
Added 2011-08-05 by TheN

Root

Hyderabadi

Region

South India

Categories

Money & Business

Definition

As seen on old Fiat and Ambassador cars - Since rolling down window would let out the hard earned AC! Plus the underlying possibility of passing bus to take parts of your hand with it, thereby disabling you from ever using hand signals, even if you should, god forbit, switch to non AC car!

Usage

A/C no hand signal in bright red colour
Added 2011-08-03 by TheN

Root

Multiple

Region

All India

Related Terms

Horn Ok Please, Amby, fiat

Terms referencing this

Partly A/C

fox

\fox\
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Noun.
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Definition

(short for facsimile, with a mispronunciation) is a document sent over a telephone line.

Usage

Saar, one fox has come for you
Added 2011-08-02 by TheN
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Adjective.
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Definition

To fear for one's safety. An adjective used unconventionally here.

Usage

Ayyo... It's so dark pa. I'm so scary
Added 2011-08-02 by TheN

Root

Multiple

Region

Bangalore

Terms referencing this

terror