Definition of ryot in English:
An Indian peasant or tenant farmer.
- The Vice-Chancellor of the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University and the Director of Seed Certification also visited the farm and answered the queries of the ryots.
- The unscrupulous ryots have been filling up open pits with tank water through a drain.
- Because, in the preceding years, the ryots underwent a severe prolonged spell of drought.
From Urdu raiyat, from Arabic ra῾īyya 'flock, subjects', from ra῾ā 'to pasture'.
Words that rhyme with ryotByatt, diet, quiet, riot, Wyatt
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