noun phan·si·gar \ˈpän(t)sēˌgär, ˈfä-\

Definition of phansigar



  1. :  an East Indian robber and assassin :  thug

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Origin and Etymology of phansigar

Hindi phā̃sīgār, from phā̃sī snare, noose + Persian -gār doer, doing

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a trip made at another's expense

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