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jungli

noun jun·gli \ ˈjəŋglē \

Definition of jungli

plural -s
:an inhabitant of an Indian jungle

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Origin and Etymology of jungli

1jungle + -i (as in Hindi)


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jungli

adjective
variants: or jungly \"\

Definition of jungli

1 :inhabiting an Indian jungle :being or belonging to or characteristic of an inhabitant of such a jungle
  • the jungli dialect was the only language we heard
  • —S. T. Moyer
2 India :uncouth, unrefined
  • a rude, jungli individual
  • —Alan Moorehead

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