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  • n. Plural form of chappal.


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  • They received blows; 'chappals' were hurled at them; and their vehicles smashed

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • While T.lugu Desam Legislature Party deputy leader Nagam Janardhan Reddy suffered bruises, the former Ministers, T. Devender Goud and Kadiam Srihari, received blows as 'chappals' were hurled at them, even as some of their vehicles were smashed.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • Even though chappals are technically fancy but functional thongs, they are so beautiful women wear them with their most elaborate saris.

    Tory Burch: Flats: A Brief History (PHOTOS, POLL)

  • He was clad in little this early in the day—his chest was bare, he had dropped his chappals on the sandstone terrace of his mansion before descending the steps and the slope to the water; all he wore was a white silk dhoti tied around his waist, its edges decorated with a thin lining of silver zari.

    Shadow Princess

  • She slipped her chappals from her feet, and this time he did demur, but she would not listen.

    Shadow Princess

  • Today's association of leather-working with chappals, the characteristic Indian form of leather footwear, often obscures the former importance of leather items in irrigation, farming, cattle husbandry, transport and many manufacturing processes.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • They produce chappals and other necessary leather items required for the agriculture.

    Untouchable Spring .... అంటరాని వసంతం

  • Times of India - KOLKATA: Cheap cotton saree wrapped clumsily, chappals flapping, hysterical pitch, and eyes smouldering in chronic rage, Mamata Banerjee punches above her ...

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • She stopped by the door to slip her feet into her chappals and let herself out.

    An Atlas of Impossible Longing

  • She kissed her mother and slipped into her chappals before hurrying to the washroom.

    Beneath My Mother’s Feet


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