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sa·rong

 (sə-rông′, -rŏng′)
n.
1. A garment consisting of a length of cloth that is wrapped around the body and tied at the waist or below the armpits, worn by men and women in Malaysia, Indonesia, and the Pacific islands.
2. A cloth of light fabric and varying length that is wrapped around the waist and tied, often worn as beachwear.

[Malay (kain) sarong, covering (cloth), sarong.]

sarong

(səˈrɒŋ)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a draped skirtlike garment worn by men and women in the Malay Archipelago, Sri Lanka, the Pacific islands, etc
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a Western adaptation of this garment
[C19: from Malay, literally: sheath]

sa•rong

(səˈrɔŋ, -ˈrɒŋ)

n.
1. a loose-fitting skirtlike garment formed by wrapping a strip of cloth around the lower part of the body, worn by both sexes in the Malay Archipelago and some Pacific islands.
2. a cloth for such garments.
[1825–35; < Malay sarung, sarong]

sarong

A length of cotton worn wrapped around the waist to make a long skirt.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sarong - a loose skirt consisting of brightly colored fabric wrapped around the bodysarong - a loose skirt consisting of brightly colored fabric wrapped around the body; worn by both women and men in the South Pacific
skirt - a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women
Translations
السّارونج: الزِّي الوطني في المَلايو
sarong
sarong
maláj szoknya
sarong
sarongas
sarongs
sarong
dolama etekliksarong

sarong

[səˈrɒŋ] Nsarong m

sarong

[səˈrɒŋ] n (traditional Malaysian clothing)sarong m; (worn on beach)paréo m

sarong

nSarong m

sarong

[səˈrɒŋ] nsarong m inv

sarong

(səˈroŋ) (in Singapore and Malaysia sarung) noun
a kind of skirt worn by Malay men and women.
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At one such event in the village of Gunung Sari, a vehicle parked near the stage was packed full with sacks containing sarung and mukena (women's devotional robes).
The Dubai Municipality chief Hussain Nasser Al Lootah said that the discovery of the ring was made recently even though the excavation at the Sarung Al Hadid site was started several years ago.
Princesses and female commoners wear skirt cloths, sarung, knotted at the waist and hanging unhindered down to the ankles.
also known as the straits born Chinese or Peranakan, this community conserve in their peculiar Malay in theor daily life, the woman wear the sarung and the kabaya Nyonya with its rich and intricate embroidery and their cooking is a blend of Chinese and local influence.
The second form was the distribution of small gifts, typically headscarves, sarung, prayer mats, and the like (sometimes combined with small cash gifts) to congregations at religious meetings attended by candidates.
In this battle 14 or 15 horsemen of the British were killed but they succeeded to martyr Ahmad Khan Kharral and Sarung, the Chief of the Bege Ke Kharrals.