cındır

AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly a shortening from the original nominalizing reduplication of cırmaq (to tear, tear apart) - cır-cındır (rags, rags and tatters). Compare Turkish çındır (sinewy piece of meat).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [d͡ʒɯnˈdɯr], [d͡zɯnˈdɯr]
  • Hyphenation: cın‧dır

NounEdit

cındır (definite accusative cındırı, plural cındırlar)

  1. rag
  2. (colloquial, derogatory) a skint, chronically poor person behaving as such, having cheap manners, needy
  3. (colloquial, derogatory) a petty person
  4. (colloquial, derogatory) an impudent / insolent fellow; a person displaying exceptionally low morals or lacking in ethics

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AdjectiveEdit

cındır (comparative daha cındır, superlative ən cındır)

  1. tacky, lowbrow
    Synonym: səviyyəsiz

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