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Meaning of "gharry" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD GHARRY

From Hindi gārī.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF GHARRY

gharry  [ˈɡærɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GHARRY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gharry is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GHARRY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

gharry

Gharry

A gharry or gharri is a horse-drawn cab used especially in India. A palkee gharry is shaped somewhat like a palanquin. A gharry driver is a gharry-wallah.

Definition of gharry in the English dictionary

The definition of gharry in the dictionary is a horse-drawn vehicle available for hire.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GHARRY


ariary
ˈærɪˌærɪ
barrie
ˈbærɪ
barry
ˈbærɪ
barye
ˈbærɪ
boongary
ˈbuːŋɡærɪ
Carrey
ˈkærɪ
carry
ˈkærɪ
Gary
ˈɡærɪ
gharri
ˈɡærɪ
glengarry
ɡlɛnˈɡærɪ
harry
ˈhærɪ
kumari
kʊˈmærɪ
Larry
ˈlærɪ
marrer
ˈmærɪ
marri
ˈmærɪ
marry
ˈmærɪ
miscarry
mɪsˈkærɪ
parry
ˈpærɪ
remarry
riːˈmærɪ
tarry
ˈtærɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GHARRY

gharial
gharri
ghast
ghastful
ghastfully
ghastlier
ghastliest
ghastliness
ghastly
ghastness
ghat
Ghats
ghaut
ghazal
Ghazali
ghazi

WORDS THAT END LIKE GHARRY

cash-and-carry
charry
du Barry
fetch and carry
flash Harry
happy as Larry
Jarry
marble quarry
mismarry
Old Harry
overcarry
quarry
recarry
sandstone quarry
scarry
slate quarry
sparry
starry
Tom, Dick, and Harry
Tom, Dick, or Harry

Synonyms and antonyms of gharry in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «gharry» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GHARRY

Find out the translation of gharry to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of gharry from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «gharry» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

gharry
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Gharry
570 millions of speakers

English

gharry
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गाड़ी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

gharry
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

gharry
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

gharry
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

চাকাত্তয়ালা গাড়ি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

gharry
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gharry
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

gharry
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

gharry
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

gharry
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gharry
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gharry
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

gharry
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गरारी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

araba
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

gharry
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

gharry
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

gharry
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gharry
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

gharry
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gharry
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gharry
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gharry
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of gharry

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GHARRY»

The term «gharry» is normally little used and occupies the 145.696 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GHARRY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «gharry» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «gharry» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about gharry

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GHARRY»

Discover the use of gharry in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to gharry and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly
During the busy season, when the government officers and attaches begin to move up the mountains, the hire of a dak gharry varies from 20 to 30 rupees ($8 to 110), but at other times they can be hired for half that sum. On reaching Amballa ...
Frank Leslie, 1890
2
Metropolitan Magazine
Well, when I left the palace that evening, about ten o'clock, the driver of a gharry mistook me for the sahib he was waiting for, and drove me to a bungalow which was not my own. There were some peculiar features about this episode which ...
‎1907
3
The Canadian Magazine
It was a long drive from Ballypore, and the dinner had been one of much full- bodied mullagatawny and cheerful- spirited Monopole; all tending to make one sleep, even in a gharry with an action like a twin-screw torpedo boat. I slept.
‎1902
4
Proceedings of the Baroda Commission, Appointed to Inquire ...
She left the gharry, and Salim took her away, but I do not now know where. A short time after they left-I went to sleep together with the gharry- walla. I was awoke by her and Salim. I went back home with her in the gharry. Advocate General ...
Baroda Commission, 1875
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The Automotive Manufacturer
H HA1, sahib, gharry " H 'l'icca gharry hai I" are the sounds that greet me on stepping ashore at Calcutta. Then takes place a helter-skelter scramble of dozens of ram-shackle vehicles drawn by animals for which it would be hard to find an ...
‎1894
6
The City-road magazine
At four I sent for the horse, and, behold, they brought two, which they put in abreast, the off horse pulling at a cross-pole attached to the gharry; and with two horses I went all the rest of the way. A little after five all was ready : I gave the word ...
7
Peregrinations: How the Davises Overran America
The four ofus hailed a horse—drawn carriage called a gharry. We instructed the driver to take us to a brothel. Some fifteen minutes later the gharry climbed up a gentle hill in a residential area with tree—lined streets. As the gharry made a left  ...
Tom Davis, 2006
8
The American Magazine
During the busy season, when the government officers and attaches begin to move up the mountains, the hire of a dak gharry varies from 20 to 30 rupees ($8 to *16), but at other times they can be hired for half that sum. On reaching Amballa ...
‎1890
9
Saddlery and Harness
Al, sahib, gharry !" “Ticca gharry hai !” are the sounds that greet me on stepping ashore at Calcutta. Then takes place a helter-skelter scramble of dozens of ramshackle vehicles drawn by animals for which it would be hard to find an English ...
‎1893
10
The Overland Monthly
After a day of prayers and service-going, she called him to her side and said : " Gharry, honey, you 've been a beautiful, good boy all week ; but you know, beginning in the morning, t' other Ma Mills takes you for a spell." " I know it," he replied, ...
Bret Harte, 1899

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GHARRY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term gharry is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Harry Styles and Nadine Leopold- He is Trying His Best to Win Her …
She was actually the very first girl whom Gharry actually ended up liking, in a long-long time. This is why he has been continuously trying to text ... «Celebrity Cafe - Entertainment News, Mar 15»
2
The chilling discovery: when the plague came to Bombay in 1896
When he returned, he found the Marwari had paid off the gharry. His own carriage was at the doctor's disposal, he said. Not the rekla this time, ... «Scroll.in, Dec 14»
3
Updated Sept. 11th
Black Republican Council hosts Reception for congressional candidates Gharry Cobb and Armond James at Commodore Barry Cl., 6815 ... «Philadelphia Public Record, Sep 14»
4
Horses power across time and places
There, too, I was delighted that the simple two-wheeled gharry carts hauled by one small horse or a mule were still common in the towns, with a ... «The Japan Times, Apr 14»
5
Say sorry in the sexiest way possible
Tip: Here are 6 words that rhyme with "sorry": gharry, chary, sari, starry, safari, Atari. Make a list of the top 100 reasons you love them. What's not ... «Times of India, Apr 14»
6
Syria: Cultural vandalism leaves us all a little poorer
My mother would take us in a horse-drawn gharry (a bit like a landau) and we'd see men in robes fanning charcoal with bellows and heating ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Oct 12»
7
Inpong hired to head up UK marketing team at 'ambitious' Müller
Inpong's appointment comes after a torrid year for Müller's UK operations. In November, the UK CEO Gharry Eccles left the company. He was ... «The Grocer, Apr 12»
8
Müller marketer Rolston departs amid senior management shake-up
Rolston's departure -follows the exit of Müller's UK chief executive, Gharry Eccles, in October. Eccles, a former managing director of Wrigley UK, ... «Marketing, Nov 11»
9
Ethiopia's Low-Tech, High-Value Transportation
“They are also being used around the urban and peri-urban areas as a taxi. We call it 'gharry' in the Ethiopian language, but they are used as a ... «Voice of America, Jun 11»
10
Hop in for a ride back to the first three wheeler
The gharry, a horse-drawn carriage introduced from India to ply the streets of Colombo for hire, served members of the public who could afford it. As many ... «Sunday Times.lk, Sep 10»

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