keep purdah

Definition of keep purdah

  1. :  to follow the custom among Muslims and some Hindus in which women stay separate from men or keep their faces and bodies covered when they are near men

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keepplay
  1. :  to take notice of by appropriate conduct :  fulfill: such as

    :  to be faithful to

    :  to act fittingly in relation to

  1. :  custody, charge

    :  maintenance

    :  one that keeps or protects: such as

purdahplay
  1. :  seclusion of women from public observation among Muslims and some Hindus especially in India

    :  a state of seclusion or concealment


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