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durzi

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Pronunciation: /ˈdəːzi
 
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Definition of durzi in English:

noun (plural durzis)

Indian
A tailor.
Example sentences
  • They were the regimental dhobis, nais, mochis, durzis and sweepers (sanitary men).

Origin

Urdu, from Persian darzī, from darz 'sewing'.

Words that rhyme with durzi

furzy, jersey, kersey, Mersey

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