What is a Chuddar or Chador Scarf?
Courtesy Collins Dictionary.com
Definitions for ” Chador”
a variant spelling of chuddar
chuddar or chudder or chuddah or chador.
A large shawl or veil worn by Muslim or Hindu women that covers them from head to foot.
From Hindi caddar, from Persian chaddar
Example Sentences Including ‘chador’
Many even style the obligatory frock so as to set them apart from those who opt for the black chador.
Mehri, wrapped in a black chador and weeping at her brother’s grave, does not want the right to date or to watch Western movies.
GLOBE AND MAIL (2003)
The women of the city were mere wraiths, hidden behind veils and the all-enveloping chador or burka.
Ben Macintyre JOSIAH THE GREAT: THE TRUE STORY OF THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING (2004)
To enter my father’s childhood mosque, I had to wear a chador over the top of my usual headscarf and trenchcoat.
TIMES, SUNDAY TIMES (2002)
Zahra, a middle-aged woman in a chador , is sitting with three family members in the back of a ute.
NEW ZEALAND HERALD (2003)