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Definition 1 of 2

Dum

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Definition

A cigarette. Connotes a certain chumminess, and suggests that the said cigarette will be smoked by-two

Usage

Yeno, dum hodiyanna?
Added 2011-07-08 by engfrood

Root

Kannada

Categories

Food and Drink

Terms referencing this

Flak, dum-tea, scissors, Potlam, soppu, cheroot

Definition 2 of 2

Dum

\Duh-um\
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Definition

Local slang for a cigarette.

Usage

"Machi oru dum podalama?" (Tamil for "shall we put one smoke?") or even, "Can I bum one dum?"
Added 2011-07-11 by Puliodhar Mix

Root

Tamil

Region

Tamil Nadu

Categories

Food and Drink

Terms referencing this

Flak, dum-tea, scissors, Potlam, soppu, cheroot