dakoit

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n dakoit a member of an armed gang of robbers
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Dakoit See Dacoit Dacoity.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n dakoit One of a class of robbers in India and Burma who plunder in bands. The term was also applied to the pirates who infested the rivers between Calcutta and Burhampore, but who are now suppressed.
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