DHUTI

dhoti

[doh-tee]
noun, plural dhotis.
1.
a long loincloth worn by many Hindu men in India.
2.
the cotton fabric, sometimes patterned, of which the loincloth is made.
Also, dhooti, dhootie, dhuti [doo-tee] .


Origin:
1615–25; < Hindi

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dhoti, dhooti, dhootie or dhuti (ˈdəʊtɪ, ˈduːtɪ)
 
n , pl -tis
a long loincloth worn by men in India
 
[C17: from Hindi]
 
dhooti, dhooti, dhootie or dhuti
 
n
 
[C17: from Hindi]
 
dhootie, dhooti, dhootie or dhuti
 
n
 
[C17: from Hindi]
 
dhuti, dhooti, dhootie or dhuti
 
n
 
[C17: from Hindi]

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dhoti
1620s, from Hindi dhoti.
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