plural bandar-log or bandar-logs
: a vacuous, chattering person
he's evidently picked up some congenial bandar-logsBooth Tarkington

Word History


Hindi bā̃dar monkey + log people; from the portrayal of the monkey race as chatterers and poseurs in the jungle stories of Rudyard Kipling †1936 English writer

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“Bandar-log.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Apr. 2024.

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