bandar-log

noun
ban·​dar-log | \ ˈbəndə(r)ˌlȯg, -läg \
plural bandar-log or bandar-logs

Definition of bandar-log

: a vacuous, chattering person he's evidently picked up some congenial bandar-logs— Booth Tarkington

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History and Etymology for bandar-log

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bandar-log. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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