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Afsurdah/Afsurda

Origin: Persian

Afsurdah is an Urdu word, it means “melancholy/depressed/sad”in English, while in Hindi it’s called as “udaas.”

For eg: “Kyun nigaahein nigaahon ko shikve sunaayein, murda afsurdah lafzon ke maani jagayein” which means “why do eyes tell their complaints to eyes, why do they evoke the meanings of these dead, sad words.”

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