Meaning of shauri in English:

shauri

Pronunciation /ˈʃaʊriː/

nounshauris, shauries

  • (in East Africa) a debate, argument, or problematic issue.

    ‘I lost my head and started a big shauri about everybody being searched’
    • ‘Some half-dozen of the Yowa people came near, and the shauri began.’

Origin

Kiswahili.