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noun plural -dos
  1. (in Uganda) a thief or armed robber
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Word Origin

C20: from Luganda
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Examples from the Web for kondo

Historical Examples

  • Kondaiyito is said to be derived from kondo, an arrow, and to indicate warrior.

    Castes and Tribes of Southern India

    Edgar Thurston

  • When at last I recovered my senses, the first thing that came to my mind was the beloved name of Kondo.

    Human Bullets

    Tadayoshi Sakurai