Definitions

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  • adv. quickly

Etymologies

Anglo-Indian military slang, from Hindi jaldī ‘quickness’. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • … [18] I say, dragoman, jildi jao, sub admi push karo (* “Hurry up, everybody push!”)

    Flashman on the March

  • He wants to go _jildi_ to the Padsahi Jhil '-- 'twas about tu moiles away --' to shoot snipe -- _chirria_.

    Indian Tales

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