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



BrE BrE//səˈrɒŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrɔːŋ//
, NAmE//ˈrɑːŋ//
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a long piece of cloth wrapped around the body from the waist or the chest, worn by Malaysian and Indonesian men and women Word Origin mid 19th cent.: Malay, literally ‘sheath’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: sarong