noun (plural bais)Indian
1 [often as name] A polite form of address for a woman.
- I had hoped to compose for Lata bai for a long time.
- Sold at an open auction by the panchayat in a town of Madhya Pradesh a few years ago, Devaki bai had nothing but bad memories of the past.
- I went to meet Bhanwri bai and she narrated the whole story to me.
- Then the daily bai Rosita will also come to help you.
- I derive strength from everyday women, like my bai or my cook,’ she says excitedly.
- The less privileged instinctively know this and that's why even your bai will somehow scrimp and scrounge but prefer to send her child to an ‘English medium’ school.
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