Definition of langar noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈlʌŋɡə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈlʌŋɡər//
    (Indian English)
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  1. 1a place run by Sikhs, where people can get free meals Volunteers travelled to the area and set up langars to provide food for those who had lost their homes in the flood.
  2. 2a meal shared by a large number of people Most of the pilgrims ate their meals at the langars that had been organized for them.