Recent Examples of chador from the Web
The chador is only for young and respectable women.
Interviewing Ayatollah Khomeini in Iran in 1979, Fallaci wore a chador.
In the streets of the Iranian capital on Monday, The Associated Press spoke to a series of people about the nuclear deal: students and teachers, young and old, men in fashionable clothes and women in chadors.
Women wear the head-to-foot black chador favored in Iran.
The chador has no fasteners; it is held in place under the neck by hand.
Chador: For centuries, women in Iran have worn these semicircles of fabric draped over the head like a shawl.
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Origin and Etymology of chador
First Known Use: 1525See Words from the same year
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