from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of sari.
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- n. Archaic form of sari.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The principal garment of a Hindoo woman. It consists of a long piece of cloth, which is wrapped round the middle of the body, a portion being arranged to hang down in front, and the remainder passed across the bosom over the left shoulder.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See sari.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a dress worn primarily by Hindu women; consists of several yards of light material that is draped around the body
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I am planning to put some designs on my plain saree and will post it on my site soon.
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i think the sheer variety of ways in which a saree is worn in India is astounding and can fill up a whole book.
They wind a long strip of white muslin (called a saree) round their bodies, and fold it over their heads like a veil, and then they are full dressed, except their ornaments, and with these they load themselves; glass rings of different colors on their arms, silver rings on their fingers and toes, and gold rings in their ears, and a gold ring in their nose.
The edited version is the six-yard-long saree, which is neater, more easy to handle and formal.
However, married women in these areas (where the saree is the traditional dress) still do not wear the salwar-kameez as it is considered a "young girl's dress."
Besides the 'saree', there was also a 'cholee' on the body.
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I hv to wear a saree for a fancy party. (im a boy) what kind of saree should i wear? en Español
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