bhees·​ty ˈbē-stē How to pronounce bheesty (audio)
variants or bheestie
or bhisti
plural bheesties or bhistis
: a water carrier especially of a household or a regiment

Word History


Hindi bhīstī, from Persian bihishtī heavenly one

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“Bheesty.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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