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sa·ri

also sa·ree  (sä′rē)
n. pl. sa·ris also sa·rees
An outer garment worn chiefly by women of South Asia, consisting of a length of lightweight cloth with one end wrapped about the waist to form a skirt and the other draped over the shoulder or covering the head.

[Hindi sāṛī, from Prakrit sāḍī, from Sanskrit śāṭī.]
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sari

(ˈsɑːrɪ) or

saree

n, pl -ris or -rees
(Clothing & Fashion) the traditional dress of women of India, Pakistan, etc, consisting of a very long narrow piece of cloth elaborately swathed around the body
[C18: from Hindi sārī, from Sanskrit śātī]
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sa•ri

or sa•ree

(ˈsɑr i)

n., pl. -ris or -rees.
a garment consisting of a long cloth wrapped around the body with one end draped over one shoulder or the head, worn by women chiefly in India.
[1570–80; < Hindi sāṛī < Skt śāṭī]
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sari

An Indian or Pakistani women’s garment consisting of a length of cloth wrapped around the waist like a skirt then draped over the shoulder and sometimes the head.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sari - a dress worn primarily by Hindu womensari - a dress worn primarily by Hindu women; consists of several yards of light material that is draped around the body
dress, frock - a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
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Translations
ساري: لباس الهِنْدِيّات القَوْمي
sárí
sari
szári
sarí
sari
sari
sárí
Hintli kadın giysisisari

sari

[ˈsɑːrɪ] Nsari m
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sari

[ˈsɑːri] nsari m
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sari

nSari m
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sari

saree [ˈsɑːrɪ] nsari m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

sari

(ˈsaːriː) noun
a garment worn by Hindu women, a long cloth wrapped round the waist and passed over the shoulder.
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The run, for the first time, will also feature 15-20 women who will be clad in sarees, the Indian traditional attire.
Laxmipati Sarees, Siddhi Vinayak Knots and Prints Pvt.
By Soudhriti Bhabani in New Delhi GOOD news for saree lovers, especially those who love the gorgeous colours and rich work of Bengal's famous baluchari sarees.