- a long Turkish robe
- a woman's coat or wrap with dolman sleeves
Origin of dolmanFrench from German from Hungarian dolmany from Turkish dol?m?, parade attire of the Janizaries
- A woman's garment having capelike arm pieces.
- A tight-fitting jacket forming part of the uniform of a hussar.
Of or relating to a garment having sleeves that taper from a very wide armhole: a dolman sweater.
Origin of dolmanPartly from French doliman, woman's loose upper garment and partly from French dolman, hussar's jacket ( both ultimately from Ottoman Turkish dolama robe, loose cassocklike garment with narrow sleeves worn by janissaries ) (French dolman ) ( from German Dolman ) ( ultimately, probably via Hungarian dolmany ) ( from Ottoman Turkish dolama ) from Ottoman Turkish dolama from Ottoman Turkish dolamak to twist, wind, wrap around Turkic tolğamaq