Dictionary.com

kurta

or khur·ta

[ kur-tuh ]
/ ˈkɜr tə /
Save This Word!

noun

a long-sleeved, hip-length shirt worn by men in India.
a sleeveless shirt worn over or under the angiya by Muslim women in India.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE 12 TYPES OF VERB TENSES!

Loosen up your grammar muscles because it’s time to test your knowledge on verb tenses!
Question 1 of 6
The verb tenses can be split into which 3 primary categories?

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of kurta

Borrowed into English from Hindi around 1910–15
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use kurta in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for kurta

kurta

khurta

/ (ˈkʊətə) /

noun

a long loose garment like a shirt without a collar worn in India

Word Origin for kurta

Hindi
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK