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Good news for all the Jugaadu people! Indian word ‘Jugaad’ is now included in Oxford English Dictionary

Fukrey team rejoices the latest addition to Oxford English Dictionary.

Written by: India TV Lifestyle Desk, New Delhi [ Published on: October 28, 2017 13:23 IST ]
Indian word ‘Jugaad’ is now included in Oxford English Dictionary

If you’ve been using this word ‘Jugaad’ way too often then there’s a reason to rejoice for you. The world’s most trusted English dictionary Oxford has officially accepted the word ‘Jugaad’ in their latest update. According to the dictionary, noun Jugaad means a flexible approach to solve a problem, that uses limited resources in an innovative way. Isn’t it a great news? 

Four years ago, some Bollywood stars gave the word 'Jugaad' a new meaning through its movie 'Fukrey' and now with 'Fukrey Returns,' they are all set to make a comeback.

The makers shared the news on Twitter saying, "Looks like the #OxfordDictionary approves of the Fukra way of living it up! Hence proven, ke umeed pe nahi, jugaad pe duniya kaayam hai!??"

Enthralled with the news, the entire cast of the film expressed their excitement.

Delighted with the news, movie's lead actor, Pulkit Samrat took to his Twitter handle, writing, "??Today's lesson: #Jugaad is now a part of #OxfordDictionary! Waiting for #FUKRA to join the club now!

To which, actress Richa Chaddha said, "Hahaha. This is AWESOME!"

Everyone's favorite Choocha aka Varun Sharma said, "Jugaad is now a part of the #OxfordDictionary! Yeh Baaatt!!

Isiliye toh kehte hain ki

Ummeed pe nahi jugaad pe duniya kayam hai????"

Ali Fazal also took to his Twitter handle, writing, "BIG DAY FOR FUKREY , the word Jugaad makes it to the Dictionarayyy.. hehe.. woh bhi OXFORD WAALI. Suggested use- "bhai, kalle thhoda jugaad"

Manjot Singh aka Lali said, "Jugaad is now a part of the #OxfordDictionary! Waiting for Fukra to join this club

Excel Entertainment's 'Fukrey' made a huge buzz in 2013. The 2013 film won hearts with its unusual concept and emerged as a hit at the box office. The movie, which is produced by Excel Entertainment, is all set to hit the theatres on December 8. 

(With ANI Inputs) 

 

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