noun ba·hut \ˈbäˌhu̇t, bəˈhu̇t, -üt, F bȧu̅e̅\

Definition of bahut



  1. 1 :  a chest or cabinet; especially :  one having a rounded top and used as furniture

  2. 2a :  a low wall raised above the main cornice of a building and carrying the roof — compare attic b :  a parapet wall solid and generally not decorative; often :  the rounded top course of masonry of such a wall

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Origin and Etymology of bahut


First Known Use: 1840

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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