Definitions

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  • n. A daughter-in-law, especially one who lives with her husband's family when married.

Etymologies

Hindi from Sanskrit (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Why waisting money on ashwariya rai the so called bahu?

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  • Unlike any other character in the past, Suhana is the kind of bahu (daughter-in-law) who doesn't give a damn for joint families, fancy saris, chunky jewelry and the melodrama that accompanies Indian homes.

    What Women Want

  • Mr. Shekhawat, who strode the Rajasthan politics like a colossus for over half a century, could make a mark as the Vice-President and chairman of the Rajya Sabha as well, though he lost out in his pursuit to become the President - curiously to a "bahu" (daughter-in-law) of his own native Shekhawati, Pratibha Devi Singh Patil.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • Acclaimed Bollywood actress Kajol who is married to actor Ajay Devgn for 11 years now, was voted the favourite 'bahu' (daughter-in law) in a poll conducted by matrimonial site shaadi. com.

    Hindustan Times News Feeds 'Views'

  • 'bahu' Shweta Tiwari shocks audiences by stripping to her bikini in 'Iss Jungle Se Mujhe Bachao'.

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  • The saas-bahu serials, family feuds and joint family issues followed next.

    What Women Want

  • Who can name the old hindi movie in which Deepti Naval wins the heart of FIL, Uttpal Dutt with bought out kachoris smuggled into the kitchen by a ever naughty Saeed Jaffery, saying that the bahu rani has made them?

    Pyaz Ki Kachori

  • Turiya tameta to bahu khadu pan aa saragwa sing ane til is new for me also!!!

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  • Gajar doodh to bahu mast lage chhe ne! tar oemail malyo tyar thij me to banavavanu nakki kari lidhu chhe: D, simple pan tasty ane dekhay chhe pan Yummy Yummy! thanks for participating with sucha novel idea. take care

    Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani......

  • Tics motor dapat sederhana (misalnya: mata berkedip-kedip tak terkontrol, mengejapkan mata berkali-kali, sering mengangkat-angkat bahu) atau kompleks (misalnya: meniru gerakan orang lain atau echopraxia).

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