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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Formerly a term of respect for important white Europeans in colonial India.

Usage examples (37)
  • No "sahib", or downcast eyes, or humble tone, you notice.
  • "I think I know, sahib, which is the bad man who is cheating us.
  • "I am a coward, the sahib knows," he said in Urdu.
  • I cannot speak against the Maharajah, burra sahib. ' for more
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