noun[mass noun] Indian
Hunting as a sport: shikar became a favourite pastime for British and Indian nobility alike [as modifier]: his shikar adventures [count noun]: shooting things with a camera on shikars and treks
More example sentences
- The road names reflect Pakistan's history: the generously wide Shahrah-e-Faisal named after the Saudi ruler who came here for shikar; roads named for Iqbal, Nishtar, Ispahani.
- As no festivity is complete without food, special Rajasthani shikar cuisine, the rathwa leaf baked food and the mouth watering chattpattias will be laid out.
- They've got their camp beds, their tents, their shikar equipment.
from Urdu and Persian šikār.
Definition of shikar in:
- The US English dictionary