noun, plural shi·ka·ris.
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Origin of shikari
Examples from the Web for shikari
My shikari made a splendid stalk and brought me within forty yards, and I got all three with a shot apiece.Hunting in Many Lands|Various
As he spoke the shikari touched him on the shoulder and pointed.Rujub, the Juggler|G. A. Henty
The shikari grinned with delight; he salaamed the major in gratitude.The Three Sapphires|W. A. Fraser
Game is plentiful, but energy rare, and so we do not find many types of the shikari of India, but more of the trapper class.
Did you ever read the writings of a man named Leveson, who called himself 'the Old Shikari'?Life of Frederick Courtenay Selous, D.S.O.|J.G. Millais