adjective Indian English.
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Origin of pukka
Example sentences from the Web for pukka
If they were pukka Prayer Books I'd borrow one and try to read it.Our Casualty And Other Stories|James Owen Hannay, AKA George A. Birmingham
So I leaned over, broke the news to a pukka Boy who was aloft with me, and told him to sing it out.Stories of the Ships|Lewis R. Freeman
They had begotten "Pukka" Cunningham, who had hacked the name deeper yet in the crisscrossed annals of a land of war.Rung Ho!|Talbot Mundy
I gave the old fellow a pukka rupee, for which liberal donation the pair pretended to offer up prayers on my behalf.
They dwelt forcibly on his giving them five rupees, backsheesh—pukka rupees, too.