Definition of babalaas in English:

babalaas

Line breaks: baba|laas
Pronunciation: /ˈbabəlas, -lɑːs/

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South African

noun

[mass noun]
  • The after-effects of drinking an excess of alcohol: in the morning the atmosphere is fuzzy with babalaas

adjective

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  • Hung-over.

Origin

Afrikaans, from Zulu ibhabhalazi.

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