Definition of Kameez

1. Noun. A long tunic worn by many people from the Indian subcontinent (usually with a salwar or churidars).

Generic synonyms: Tunic



Definition of Kameez

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of kamees) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Kameez

1. a South Asian loose tunic [n -ES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kameez

kamagraphy
kamaishilite
kamaitachi
kamala
kamalas
kamals
kamancha
kamancheh
kamanchehs
kamas
kambaldaite
kamchatkite
kame
kamees
kameeses
kameez (current term)
kameezes
kamela
kamelas
kamencheh
kamenchehs
kamerad
kameraded
kamerads
kames
kamichi
kamichis
kamik
kamikaze
kamikazes

Literary usage of Kameez

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1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1868)
"... -i-kameez in Abyssinia—that is, has been invested with the red shirt, which only royal hi:ids can confer, and only persons who have thus been honoured ..."

2. The Enron Corporation: Corporate Complicity in Human Rights Violations by Human Rights Watch (Organization) (1999)
"Vijay Kadam was using the scarf of her salwaar kameez [a dress with a tight pant and loose top and scarf] to strangle her and was trying to tear her clothes ..."

3. Double Jeopardy: Police Abuse of Women in Pakistan by Asia Watch Committee (U.S.), Asia Watch Committee (U.S. (1992)
"For women, national dress consists of salwar and a long tunic shirt (kameez). 83 The chador is a traditional garment covering women from head to foot. ..."

4. Moon-o-theism: Religion of a War and Moon God Prophet, Volume I of IIby Yoel Natan by Yoel Natan (2006)
"... a schoolgirl refused to wear the school uniform, the Shalwar kameez, which is a combination of trousers and a tunic, because, as the government side ..."

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