Definition of bada in English:

bada

(also burra)

adjective

Indian
  • attributive Big or important.

    ‘if you want to become a bada star, rush to the auditions between 10 a.m and 6 p.m’
    • ‘Also, we're one of the few stand alone eateries in India to offer lobsters and crabs which was important because the burra sahibs were partial to them!’
    • ‘But then he was also a burra sahib who believed that first things ought to come first.’
    • ‘The ‘burra sahib’ nodded, a signal that the first lash should be administered.’

Origin

Hindi baṛā ‘great’.

Pronunciation

bada

/ˈbadə/