bayadere


ba·ya·dere

noun \ˈbī-ə-ˌdir, -ˌder\

Definition of BAYADERE

:  a fabric with horizontal stripes in strongly contrasted colors

Origin of BAYADERE

French bayadère professional female dancer in India
First Known Use: 1851

Rhymes with BAYADERE

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: bay anchovy
Previous Word in the Dictionary: baya
All Words Near: bayadere

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up bayadere? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).