beedi

[ bee-dee ]
/ ˈbi di /

noun, plural bee·dis.


Nearby words

  1. beecher, catharine esther,
  2. beecher, henry ward,
  3. beecher, lyman,
  4. beechnut,
  5. beechwood,
  6. beef,
  7. beef bouillon,
  8. beef bourguignon,
  9. beef cattle,
  10. beef extract

bidi

or bee·di, bi·ri

[ bee-dee ]
/ ˈbi di /

noun, plural bi·dis.

(in India) an inexpensive cigarette, locally produced usually from cut tobacco rolled in leaf.

Origin of bidi

< Hindi bīḍī < Sanskrit vīṭikā a preparation rolled in betel leaf

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