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zindabad

Line breaks: zin¦da|bad
Pronunciation: /ˈzɪndɑːˌbɑːd
 
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Definition of zindabad in English:

exclamation

Indian
Used to express approval or encouragement: ‘Zindabad!’ the crowd responded
More example sentences
  • Hours later he arrived to address a BJP rally in Sultanpur only to hear full-throated cries of ‘Rahul Gandhi zindabad!’
  • ‘Sonia Gandhi zindabad,’ they shout as security men form a ring round her.
  • The solidarity led to chants of ‘BA staff, zindabad!’

Origin

from Urdu zindābād 'may (a person) live!'.

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