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Definition of dacoit

What is the definition of "dacoit"?
  • da•coitnoun
  • 1. A member of a robber band or gang in India or Myanmar (Burma).


Use "dacoit" in a sentence
  • "Lala Ram belonged to an upper, landowning caste, and within dacoit gangs, too, everything turned on caste."

    "Without reading the article yet, I am reminded of the common use of the word dacoit (burglar, highway robber) in Northern India."

    "The dacoit was the one who took the man away; the handmaiden remained with her mistress."

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  • Spanish: dacoit
  • German: dacoit
  • French: dacoit
  • Mandarin: dacoit
  • Japanese: dacoit

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