Definition of chowki in English:

chowki

noun

(also chowky)
Indian
  • 1A police station or jail.

  • 2A low wooden seat or stool.

    • ‘participants in the conference will be seated on chowkis’

Pronunciation

chowki

/ˈCHoukē/ /ˈtʃaʊki/

Origin

From Hindi caukī (see chokey).