or chad·ar, chad·dar, chud·dar
- the traditional garment of Muslim and Hindu women, consisting of a long, usually black or drab-colored cloth or veil that envelops the body from head to foot and covers all or part of the face.
Origin of chador
Examples from the Web for chador
Contemporary Examples of chador
I'm going to start wearing the chador [a head-to-toe cloth covering] because I'm afraid of the morality police.Iran’s Hardline Fashion Police
June 24, 2011
She seemed to be in her 40s, and although she wore a chador, her headscarf was a little loose.'I Hope It Was Rigged'
June 16, 2009
Once an anti-shah activist in a miniskirt, Zahrah Rahnavard is now a feminist in a chador.
When she became an Islamic revolutionary, the chador was all about powerful semiotics.
As she removes her chador, he continues in the same tone: “Want to do some Nasnas?”The Iran Porn Video
January 9, 2009
Historical Examples of chador
Of course it beat as strongly as ever, and, learning this, Chador ran for some water.An Undivided Union
- a variant spelling of chuddar
"cloth worn as a shawl by Muslim women," from Persian chadar "tent, mantle, scarf, veil, sheet, table-cloth."