- Indian an expression meaning well done; bravo
Word Origin for shabash
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Historical Examples of shabash
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!"