dek·​ko | \ ˈde(ˌ)kō \
plural -s

Definition of dekko

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slang, British
: look, peep got out to have a dekko— J. B. Smyth
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Definition of dekko (Entry 2 of 2)

slang, British
: to look at dekkoed the front page— Richard Llewellyn

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History and Etymology for dekko


Hindi dekho look!, imperative plural of dekhnā to see, from Sanskrit dṛś to see; akin to Sanskrit dṛṣṭi seeing, sight, eye

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“Dekko.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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