The Free Dictionary  
mailing list For webmasters
Welcome Guest Forum Search | Active Topics | Members

The Sari Options
Daemon
Posted: Monday, September 30, 2019 12:00:00 AM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 3/7/2009
Posts: 29,269
Neurons: 86,985
Location: Inside Farlex computers
The Sari

Worn chiefly in India and Pakistan, a sari is a woman's outer garment consisting of a length of lightweight cloth about 3 ft (1 m) wide and up to 30 ft (9 m) long. It is commonly worn with one end wrapped around the waist to form a skirt and the other draped over the shoulder or covering the head, but the way saris are draped as well as their fabrics, weaving styles, and motifs vary from region to region. What is the short-sleeved, midriff-baring blouse that is worn under the sari called? More...
KSPavan
Posted: Monday, September 30, 2019 12:29:48 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 1/28/2015
Posts: 8,667
Neurons: 3,647,120
Location: Kolkata, Bengal, India

Article of the Day
?

The Sari
Worn chiefly in India and Pakistan, a sari is a woman's outer garment consisting of a length of lightweight cloth about 3 ft (1 m) wide and up to 30 ft (9 m) long. It is commonly worn with one end wrapped around the waist to form a skirt and the other draped over the shoulder or covering the head, but the way saris are draped as well as their fabrics, weaving styles, and motifs vary from region to region. What is the short-sleeved, midriff-baring blouse that is worn under the sari
Adyl Mouhei
Posted: Monday, September 30, 2019 6:16:09 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 5/1/2017
Posts: 3,030
Neurons: 541,525
Location: Casablanca, Grand Casablanca, Morocco
Sari, also spelled saree, principal outer garment of women of the Indian subcontinent, consisting of a piece of often brightly colored, frequently embroidered, silk, cotton, or, in recent years, synthetic cloth five to seven yards long. It is worn wrapped around the body with the end left hanging or used over the head as a hood.
Wilmar (USA)
Posted: Monday, September 30, 2019 9:31:12 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 6/4/2015
Posts: 3,367
Neurons: 911,893
Location: Vinton, Iowa, United States

Worn chiefly in India and Pakistan, a sari is a woman's outer garment consisting of a length of lightweight cloth about 3 ft (1 m) wide and up to 30 ft (9 m) long. It is commonly worn with one end wrapped around the waist to form a skirt and the other draped over the shoulder or covering the head, but the way saris are draped as well as their fabrics, weaving styles, and motifs vary from region to region.

5 yards, even as much as 9 yards, of fabric is an expensive item. Who can afford more than 1 or 2 of those?
Users browsing this topic
Guest


Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Main Forum RSS : RSS
Forum Terms and Guidelines | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2008-2019 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.