chador

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cha·dor

 (chä-dôr′)
n.
A long, loose cloak worn over other garments by Muslim women, especially in Iran and South Asia, consisting of a semicircular piece of cloth draped over the hair and shoulders to cover the body while leaving the face uncovered or partially concealed.

[Persian čādor, from Middle Persian, of unknown origin.]

chador

(ˈtʃʌdə)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a variant spelling of chuddar

chad•or

or chad•ar

(ˈtʃʌd ər)

n.
a long, usu. black cloth or veil worn by Muslim women to cover the head and face.
[1605–15; < Hindi < Persian chaddar, chādur veil]

chador

A loose robe of dark material worn by some Muslim women, covering the body from head to foot as well as most of the face.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chador - a cloth used as a head covering (and veil and shawl) by Muslim and Hindu womenchador - a cloth used as a head covering (and veil and shawl) by Muslim and Hindu women
head covering, veil - a garment that covers the head and face
Translations
chador
چادر
čador
csador
chador
chador
čador
çador
چادر

chador

[ˈtʃʌdəʳ] Nchador m

chador

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References in periodicals archive ?
Arab girls who insist on wearing chuddars [the chador, veil or covering] in our schools are not French and don't want to be .