Gacci, Gaccī: 2 definitions



Gacci means something in Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

gaccī (गच्ची).—f A chunamed floor. 2 Crowdedness; pressed and squeezed state. 3 The slings and tie by which the yard is suspended and secured midway across the mast. 4 Esp. amongst children. A push upon the back of the neck: also the nape of the neck. 5 A cheek. Used only with contemptuous implication, and with reference to pinching, squeezing, slapping, aching &c. Ex. gaccī dābūna-dharalī-phōḍalī-muragāḷalī-du:khatī-sujalī phugalī &c.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

gaccī (गच्ची).—f A chunammed floor. Crowded- ness. A push upon the back of the neck. A check-with reference to pinching, sneezing, slapping &c.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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