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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.]

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]

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]

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.
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
Translations
ساري: لباس الهِنْدِيّات القَوْمي
sárí
sari
szári
sarí
sari
sari
sárí
Hintli kadın giysisisari

sari

[ˈsɑːrɪ] Nsari m

sari

[ˈsɑːri] nsari m

sari

nSari m

sari

saree [ˈsɑːrɪ] nsari m inv

sari

(ˈsaːriː) noun
a garment worn by Hindu women, a long cloth wrapped round the waist and passed over the shoulder.
References in classic literature ?
My brother, Dacor the Strong One, had gone to the land of Sari to steal a mate for himself.
But how was I to guess in which direction lay Sari?
I hoped that the hunters would prove friendly and be able to direct me toward Sari.
The breaking--point of Ramsar city than Sari to each other for six period from 1956 till 2011 has replaced orderly, 11.6 km on Sari at first decade, 37.6 km on Sari at second decade, 11.3 km on Ramsar at third decade, 5 km on Sari at fourth decade, 4.7 km on Sari at the fifth decade and at last 2.7 km on Sari at recent 5 year (2006-2011).
In a message on Twitter, Modi thanked Prime Minister Sharif and said he would be sending the sari to his mother soon.
"Today, I am going to speak about the sari and the 16 pieces of accessories worn by a bride.
Earlier, it was decided that the length of the sari would be five metres.
The announcement was made by Chancellor of Sari Agricultural and National Resources University Karim Soleimani on Wednesday
When producing a complete sari having a length of 5.50 m, the computer facilities of the FL 20/16 can handle the data sets for working up to 17,100 knitted rows.
The Whole 9 Yards also includes photographs illustrating the many steps that go into draping an Indian sari.