- a long loincloth worn by many Hindu men in India.
- the cotton fabric, sometimes patterned, of which the loincloth is made.
Origin of dhoti
Examples from the Web for dhuti
Historical Examples of dhuti
In a few moments he came back wearing only a dhuti, as during dinner time, and with his head uncovered.From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan
Helena Pretrovna Blavatsky
He clothed the Master in a new waist-band and dhuti, and adored Him with scents, flowers, incense and lights.Chaitanya's Life And Teachings
Krishna das Kaviraja
dhooti, dhootie or dhuti (ˈduːtɪ)
- a long loincloth worn by men in India
Word Origin for dhoti
1620s, from Hindi dhoti.