Definition of ekdam in English:

ekdam

adverb

Indian
informal
  • Completely; totally.

    ‘his bravado was ekdam finished’
    • ‘He is 'ekdam 1st class'.’
    • ‘My dear friend is ekdam loyal to me.’
    immediately, at once, straight away, right away, instantaneously, suddenly, abruptly, all of a sudden, on the instant, at a stroke, forthwith, then and there, there and then, here and now, that minute, this minute, that very minute, this very minute, that instant, this instant
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Origin

From Hindi ek ‘one’ + Urdu dam ‘breath’.

Pronunciation

ekdam

/ɛkˈðʌm/