Definition of bindaas in English:

bindaas

adjective

Indian
informal
  • Carefree, fashionable, and independent-minded.

    ‘Bollywood's most bindaas babe’
    • ‘I miss the bindaas attitude and the Bombaiya Hindi.’
    • ‘Nrityagram was the brainchild of Protima Bedi, a Bombay bindaas girl who took to Orissi at the late age of 35 and went on to become its best promoter.’
    • ‘Women wearing gold ornaments sleep near the window, all bindaas.’
    • ‘I love that bindaas character and I would love to do similar roles.’
    • ‘Mid-day has a unique character which can be summed up in a single word: bindaas.’

Origin

Gujarati bin-dās, literally ‘without servitude’, from Sanskrit vinā + dāsya.

Pronunciation

bindaas

/ˈbɪndɑːs/