noun Indian English.
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Example sentences from the Web for munshi
The munshi demanded and received the purwana, or written permit.From Sea to Sea|Rudyard Kipling
It was determined to put them all to death that evening as the Munshi seemed likely to join the soldiers.
The language was Urdu, and the writer was a munshi, who was obviously communicating with an old pupil.The Motor Pirate|George Sidney Paternoster
That a Munshi be fixed at each capital stage who shall have charge of a certain number of stages.The Post Office of India and its Story|Geoffrey Clarke
I must say it to a munshi, who will write with a pen what I speak with my lips.Barclay of the Guides|Herbert Strang