nullah nullah

Definition(s):

  • (n) a ravine or gully in southern Asia

Usage(s):

  • Over the bobbled road was a malodorous, uncovered nullah, about thirty feet deep and twenty wide.

News

  • 16 killed as Maoists attack security convoy in India

    JEERUM NULLAH, India, March 11 (UPI) -- About 200 pro-Maoist Naxal guerrillas ambushed a security patrol in Chhattisgarb, India, Tuesday, killing 15 security agents and one civilian, officials said.
    on March 12, 2014     Source: UPI

Quotes

  1. "Also using such flags will prevent people from throwing them away indiscriminately. Plastic flags which ultimately go into a nullah are an eye-sore," added Raul.
    on Jan 24, 2009 By: Shubha Raul Source: Indian Express

  2. "I was immediately struck by Brandon's natural talent and charisma," Luhrmann said. "He and Nullah share a similar spirit. Brandon's own story is extraordinary, too. His mother lived, at one stage, on a cattle station, his father was part of...
    on Dec 27, 2008 By: Baz Luhrmann Source: PerthNow

  3. "The waste is being removed only from portions under bridges despite the fact that Nullah Leh passes through inner parts of the city up to Adiala," said Nasir Hameed, a resident of New Katarian.
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: Nasir Hameed Source: The News - International

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