Definition of angrez in English:

angrez

noun

Indian
informal
  • An English person.

    • ‘Those days not many got an opportunity to travel abroad to play and if success was achieved, however moderate, on the circuit it was cherished like a badge of honour, treasured as titles bestowed on friendly princes by the angrez.’

adjective

Indian
informal
  • English.

    ‘the pukka angrez sahib’
    • ‘So when Grammy-winning artist Steven Curtis Chapman follows with Rembering You apart from being a bit pacier, the only difference seems to be the angrezi lyrics.’
    • ‘The Britishers left behind for us an angrezi hang-up, but many of us did not know that they carried back our spicy tongues in return.’
    • ‘The saab had not been angrez at all, but French, and had come to India as a tourist.’
    • ‘Even Indian English is subtitled for the convenience of the bleeding heart angrez liberal.’
    • ‘If Hindi was what sold, ruled Rupert Murdoch then, let STAR News go all-Hindi - India's British angrezi tradition be damned!’

Origin

Hindi, Englishman.

Pronunciation:

angrez

/ʌŋˈreɪz/