Definitions for dacoitdəˈkɔɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. (in India) a member of a band of brigands.

    Category: Indian (India)

Origin of dacoit:

1800–10; < Hindi ḍakait

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dacoit, dakoit(noun)

    a member of an armed gang of robbers


  1. dacoit(Noun)

    A member of an armed gang of bandits in India, Pakistan, and the surrounding region.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dacoit(noun)

    one of a class of robbers, in India, who act in gangs


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