jodhpur


jodh·pur

noun \ˈjäd-(ˌ)pər\

Definition of JODHPUR

1
plural :  riding breeches cut full through the hips and close-fitting from knee to ankle
2
:  an ankle-high boot fastened with a strap that is buckled at the side —called also jodhpur boot

Origin of JODHPUR

Jodhpur, India
First Known Use: 1899

Jodh·pur

geographical name \ˈjäd-pər, -ˌpr\

Definition of JODHPUR

1
or Mar·war \ˈmär-ˌwär\ former state NW India bordering on Thar Desert & Rann of Kachchh, since 1949 part of Rajasthan state
2
city, its pop 846,408

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