Definitions for dacoitdəˈkɔɪt
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(in India) a member of a band of brigands.
Category: Indian (India)
Origin of dacoit:
1800–10; < Hindi ḍakait
a member of an armed gang of robbers
A member of an armed gang of bandits in India, Pakistan, and the surrounding region.
one of a class of robbers, in India, who act in gangs