dacoit dacoit


  • (n) a member of an armed gang of robbers


  1. Over the past four years she has become her country's most notorious dacoit.
  2. No dacoit in modern times ever became so feared or respected as Man Singh in the years that followed his great oath of vengeance.
  3. It will also assume care of dacoit families and provide scholarships for their children.


  1. "Gurjjars posing themselves with notorious dacoit Jagan at the sit-in site in Pilupura and Dumariya villages in Bayana teshil should (know) that if they do not give up their arms and ammunition, the Army and BSF would take action against them,"...
    on May 26, 2008 By: Gulab Chand Kataria Source: Expressindia.com

  2. "It is with a sense of pride and fulfilment that I wish to announce ...... the good news that the notorious forest brigand, bandit, murderer and dacoit Veerappan, along with his entire gang, has been shot dead," said Jayaram Jayalalithaa, chief...
    on Oct 19, 2004 By: J Jayalalithaa Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "Majority of the dacoits have been eliminated by the state police. Now there is no reward-carrying dacoit left in the region. We will sit peacefully only after making the area totally free from their clutches," Chouhan told reporters here yesterday.
    on Sep 21, 2008 By: Shivraj Singh Chouhan Source: Zee News

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