choli

or cho·lee

[choh-lee]

Origin of choli

First recorded in 1905–10, choli is from the Hindi word colī
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British Dictionary definitions for choli

choli

noun plural -lis
  1. a short-sleeved bodice, as worn by Indian women

Word Origin for choli

from Hindi
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