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A loose long-sleeved shirt or tunic, often extending to the knees, worn primarily in South Asia.

[Hindi and Urdu kurtā, from Persian kurta.]


(ˈkʊətə) or


(Clothing & Fashion) a long loose garment like a shirt without a collar worn in India
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Noun1.kurta - a loose collarless shirt worn by many people on the Indian subcontinent (usually with a salwar or churidars or pyjama)kurta - a loose collarless shirt worn by many people on the Indian subcontinent (usually with a salwar or churidars or pyjama)
shirt - a garment worn on the upper half of the body
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The show began with Delhi designer Anupama Dayal, who brought alive her bohemian spirit in a range of salwar kameeze s, lehenga s, long kurta s and dupatta s for easy- breezy wedding wear.
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In men's apparels, the brand deals in sherwanis, Indo westerns, kurta pyjamas, suits and blazers.
Considering his preferences, it would also be like what he does-a lot of layering like he will have a kurta shirt, over a loose crisp pants, and then a jacket on top, so, it will consist of layering.
Kathy Engstrom, first vice-president, chose to wear a kurta for ease of movement.
Alia was seen in a simple white kurta with navy blue patiala salwar.
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Sir Richard was dressed in an off-white traditional kurta, bright red dhoti, simple brown chappals and a turban for the occasion.
Kapoor wore a green salwar-kurta with an embellished red dupatta wrapped around her, while Khan dressed in a grey kurta and white pajamas.
Out comes the Onakodi (new clothes) normally a kurta or white shirt with Kasavu mundu for the man and Kasavu saree for the woman.
His crisp white kurta and dhoti and the trademark Gandhi cap and glasses has become sought after dress material in the city, and fashion statement for the coming Durga Puja.