Definition of Gherao

1. Noun. A protest in which a group of people surrounds a politician, building, etc. until demands are met. ¹



2. Verb. (transitive) To surround for this purpose. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gherao

1. to coerce by physical means [v -ED, -ING, -ES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gherao

ghauts
ghawazee
ghawazees
ghazals
ghazel
ghazels
ghazi
ghazies
ghazis
ghazwa
gheada
ghee
ghees
gheimeh
gherao (current term)
gheraoed
gheraoes
gheraoing
gheraos
gherkins
ghess
ghesse
ghessed
ghesses
ghessing
ghest
ghetto
ghetto-fabulous

Literary usage of Gherao

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1. Calcutta Review by University of Calcutta (1844)
"... these techniques but banished the ethical contents that were advocated by Gandhi, as this is evident from the Marxist left parties concept of 'gherao'-a ..."

2. Lok Sabha Debates. by India Parliament. Lok Sabha, India, Parliament, Lok Sabha (1839)
"Minister whom should we ask them to gherao now. I will obey your orders. But, I would like to submit to the hon. Minister that the big businessmen as well ..."

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