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



(also shalwar) noun
BrE BrE//sʌlˈwɑː(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//sʌlˈwɑːr//
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light loose trousers/pants that are tight around the ankles, sometimes worn by S Asian women a salwar kameez (= a salwar worn with a kameez) Word Originfrom Persian and Urdu šalwār.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: salwar