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shabash

interjection
  1. Indian an expression meaning well done; bravo
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Word Origin

Urdu
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Historical Examples

  • He slapped the nearest prisoner on the back and bellowed 'Shabash.'

    The Leicestershires beyond Baghdad

    Edward John Thompson

  • At that same moment we heard a feeble cry in Hindustani, "Shabash, Sahib log, chello!"