Share this entry

dhoni Line breaks: dhoni
Pronunciation: /ˈdəʊni/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of dhoni in English:

noun (plural dhonis)

A small wooden sailing vessel used in India and SE Asia.

Origin

From Telugu doni; compare with Persian dōnī 'yacht'.

Definition of dhoni in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day haughty
Pronunciation: ˈhɔːti
adjective
arrogantly superior and disdainful