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08:18 Sep 16, 2000
Hindi to English translations [Non-PRO]
Hindi term or phrase: aakhon ki gustakhian
I just wanna know
Farzana
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naBold glancesm majumdar
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Roomy Naqvy


  

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Explanation:
very literally, 'aankhon ki gustakian' would mean 'mischief of the eyes' or 'mischief made by the eyes'.

But I am sure, this could also refer to a wink.

Roomy Naqvy
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131 days
Bold glances


Explanation:
Aankhon: eyes
gustakhian: mistakes

'Gustakhi' is commonly used in the phrase 'Gustakhi maaf' (forgive my mistake).

'Ankhon ki gustakhian' are bold, impudent glances that breach the social etiquette.


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