Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.


A pair of pajamalike pants tapering to a tight fit at the calf and ankle and usually cut long so as to gather in folds at the lower leg, worn chiefly in South Asia.

[Hindi cūrīdār and Urdu čūrīdār : Hindi cūṛī and Urdu čūṛī, bangle, gather (in fabric), tuck (from Middle Indic cūḍā, cūḷā, topknot, swelling, protuberance, from Sanskrit cūḍā, protuberance, of unknown origin) + -dār, holder; see dher- in Indo-European roots.]
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The garments division has offers such as men's T-shirt for QR20, men's shirt for QR30, ladieswear such as sari, churidar etc for QR20, and girls' fancy frock for QR30.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan likes to go all blingy and colourful with vibrant saris, frocks and churidar pyjamas.
Donning a white Anarkali churidar, Chillar met the Prime Minister along with her family.
Forget kurta or a bandhi, this festive season try a churidar made of rich silk floral fabric to take it up a notch.
Wearing his trademark half-sleeves kurta, churidar pajama and a Rajasthani headgear, Modi spoke from the ramparts of the Red Fort to thousands of spectators including schoolchildren dressed like deity Krishna, as well as crores of television audience watching the live telecast of his speech across the nation.
Aditya Roy Kapoor looked handsome in an ivory bandhgala and churidar with juttis.
Also at the garment fair, exotic ranges of sarees, churidars and churidar material have been offered under the Buy 2 Get 1 Free Scheme, including Indian brands like Van Heusen, Peter England, Louis Philippe, Arrow and Allen Solley.
one of North India's fastest growing value retail chains has launched latest wedding collection comprising of sensuous saris for women, Churidar suits, Anarkali suits and Patiala suits in vibrant shades of yellow, orange, red, hot pink, golden, mustard, rust etc.
They diligently paired together waistcoat achkan and sherwani with the shalwar kameez or with churidar pajama to create Pakistan's national look.
Dressed in a black ethnic dhoti-cum churidar suit, the actress has also flaunted heavy gold earnings and Louboutins .
It had held that girl students could wear churidar or saree while attending classes according to their convenience and the management ought not to compel them to wear only a saree.
Must I wear a churidar in a conference with mobile toilets?