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ayyo poche

\ayyo- poach-ey\
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Exclamation.
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Definition

Thats all gone!

(Often used to express loss, or losing).

Usage

Machan mamas are catching for drunk driving ahead..ayyo poche
Added 2012-05-18 by Orre gass

Root

Tamil

Region

South India

Related Terms

Po, hogo lo, chal hat

Ayyo rama!

\I-yooo Rama\
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Exclamation.
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Definition

Stuck in a miserable situation and exclaiming to god for help.

Usage

Goundamani: Ayyo rama! enna en inda madhiri kaisada pansangaloodu kutu sera vekara ?
( Ayyo Rama! why do you make me mingle with this useless fellows?)
Added 2012-03-14 by Mokkanai

Ayyayyo

\ayy!!ayaaoo \
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Exclamation.
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Definition

An exclamation used by South Indians to express mild shock and/or surprise. Cousin brother of aiyoo.

Usage

Ayyayyo ! What is this ?
Added 2011-12-13 by Samesha

Root

Tamil

Region

South India

Terms referencing this

Yeppah
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Exclamation.
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Definition

merciful god!

Usage

"Ayyo Rama, he's the last person I would loan money to."
Added 2011-09-22 by oldathai

Root

Tamil

Region

South India

Related Terms

Govinda, Govinda!

Terms referencing this

RR, Ayyo rama!
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Noun.
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Definition

Yeah, right!

Like I believe you!

You are shitting me!

Malayalam colloquial usage - usually addressed to males. A combination of the words, Ayyo and Da.

Usage

Superman goes zapak above the Kerala Secretariat.

Supergirl (as she catches up with him): Ayyada!

Added 2011-09-22 by GoodCumbany

Root

Malayalam

Region

Kerala

Terms referencing this

tchu, achoda!, Shya, Uvvuvvae!

Ayyo

\Aaa - ee - oh or Haa - ee - oh\
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Exclamation.
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Definition

Exclamation in South India. Can be translated to English as "Oh God" or "My My".

Usage

Ey, machan you saw the new Silk Smitha film aa?
Aiyo, i was watching it when my mother walked in
Ottha! What did she say?
"Aaaiiiiiiyyyooooooooooo!!!!"
Added 2011-09-16 by Oh Pinne

Root

Malayalam

Region

South India

Related Terms

Machan, Ottha, Aiyyo Rama, Ay
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ayyada maname

\Ayyada Maname\
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Noun.
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Definition

This is the malayalam colloquial usage usually used for scaring another if anyone is going to be trapped in a tough situation.

Usage

This could be explained with an example .

Consider a situation in which one of your student friend is not done the Mathematics homework

and teacher is about to come to the class. In this situation you can scare your classmate by

saying....Ayyada Maname.....You are going to be out of the class....

Added 2011-09-14 by Vinu kumaran

Root

Malayalam

Region

Kerala

Related Terms

Endamme!, enda karthavey!
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Exclamation.
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Definition

Low threatening grunt usually emitted by male homosapiens to any form of low life in the vicinity. failure to acknowledge it will lead to a chamaat and a kuuuuy sound in the ear.

Usage

Father to son: Ayye! you want me to take ruler? go inside and study!
Added 2011-07-29 by sykil

Root

English

Region

South India

Terms referencing this

Oye!, Aiiyyeeee!, KT, adipoli, Aaiyo

Ayyoyo!

\Phonetic\
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Exclamation.
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Definition

To express lament, shock, disappointment. Sometimes used when exasperated.

Usage

Me: Ayyoyo! akki roti got burnt.
You: Ayyoyo, it's ok. Make one more.
Me: Ayyoyo!! easy for you to say, so much work to make an akki roti.
You: Allright, ayyo Rama, I'll make it!
Added 2011-07-28 by Akki roti

Root

Multiple

Categories

WALTO

Related Terms

Abbebbebbebe, Abba

Terms referencing this

ke garne, Shya, Aiiyyeeee!, wondear na?, Mptsk, Aaiyo, Ayye!
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Exclamation.
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Definition

A commonly used phrase, often of exasperation but also used to express surprise or fear. Similar usage to OMG, what!, goodness gracious, or as the Chinese say--Ai Ya. Sometimes followed by Kadavulai (God)

Usage

Ayyo! Thamby flushed his dinosaur down the toilet.
Ayyo, what kind of hairstyle is this?
Ayyo Kadavulai, the sky is falling.

Added 2011-07-06 by YaliniDream

Root

Tamil

Categories

WALTO

Related Terms

Goodness Gracious Me!
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Exclamation.
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Definition

A quintessentially Tamilian exclamation used to express many things: shock and surprise, awe, pain, even amusement. Depending on the tone of voice it could even suggest being impressed with someone or something, albeit in a somewhat bemused and patronising manner.

Usage

Jayashree: It was horrible! We got perm to stay in the forest rest house in Bandipur and they had mosquito nets and everything, but after I put my nightdress and all and was about to off the lights I saw there were some 100 cumbleeboochies inside the bloddy net yaa!
Mala: Ayyo!!
Added 2011-07-05 by Studmuffin

Root

Tamil

Region

South India

Categories

WALTO

Related Terms

Uff
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