from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A coin: as, a pucka pice. It sometimes denotes a coin of double weight and sometimes one from the government mint.
  • Solid; substantial; real; permanent; lasting: as, a pucka wall; a pucka road: opposed to cutcha. [Anglo-Ind.]

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective India Good of its kind; -- variously used as implying substantial, real, fixed, sure, etc., and specif., of buildings, made of brick and mortar.

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  • adjective Alternative form of pukka.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective absolutely first class and genuine


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