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The short form name of something with a long name, like movies, big gorement departments, localities and places.

Usage

Bunty: Let us all go watch Yeh Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara at the Priya Village Roadshow Cinema in Greater Kailash. It is behind the Delhi Development Authority building. While we are there we can even get a coffee at Cafe Coffee Day!

Kajal: You mean lets go watch YZNMD at PVR in GK behind the DDA building? And are you asking me out for coffee at ccd? Hells no! you are like a rakhi brother to me!

Bunty: *sigh She's good at short form, and giving KLPD.

Added 2011-08-10 by Mildly Racist

Root

English

Region

All India

Related Terms

long form, home name

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Medical, in high spirits
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Half-an-hour-break mid-morning at school.

Usage

Schoolgirl1: Let's go to the canteen in the short break.
Schoolgirl2: Can't yaar. I have tiffin.
Added 2011-07-07 by itsacharade

Root

English

Region

All India

Categories

School and College

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pink tuck
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Definition

Shirt and trousers. This is used in south India to denote wearing good clothes for a note worthy occasion like a silver jubilee function.

Usage

Kindly wear shirt pant for the wedding.
Added 2011-07-05 by porkipaya

Root

English

Region

South India

Categories

WALTO

Related Terms

ishtyle, jin jak, suitboot