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Definition 1 of 2

Bakwaas

\Buck-Waas\
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Definition

Irrelevant chatter or tall tales. When someone is indulging in this - the other person can say Bakwas

Usage

Ramsingh to Shyam Singh: Kya Bakwaas kar rahe ho?
Added 2011-07-20 by Impolitika

Root

Hindi

Region

North India

Definition 2 of 2

Bakwaas

\Buck-Waas\
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Definition

Refers to Lies, Baloney, Non Sense
..but can also mean something that is useless or a waste of time.

Usage

Yaar, kya bakwaas movie thi...Majjor paka diya bey!

(Yaar, what a bakwaas movie it was... )

Frustrated Mom to Son: "Kya facebook pe idhar udhar bakwaas karte rehte ho....exams agle hafte hai, padhai kab karoge?"

(What bakwaas are you doing on Facebook... the exams are next week, when will you study?)

Gangster to his gan: "Bakwaas band karo re...baja doonga nahi to....ey Chotu, chal chai leke aa."

(Stop your bakwaas, re... I'll send you if you don't.... ey, Chotu, bring some chai...)

Added 2012-04-04 by Katti_Candidate