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shikari

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noun shi·ka·ri \shi-ˈkär-ē, -ˈka-rē\

Definition of shikari

India

  1. :  a big game hunter; especially :  a professional hunter or guide



Origin of shikari

Hindi & Urdu shikārī, from Persian, from shikār hunt


First Known Use: 1827

Rhymes with shikari


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