Definition of chador
: a large cloth worn as a combination head covering, veil, and shawl usually by Muslim women especially in Iran
Recent Examples of chador from the Web
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
Hindi, Urdu, & Persian; Hindi caddar, cādar & Urdu chaddar, from Persian chaddar, chādar
First Known Use: 1525See Words from the same year
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