Sentence Examples


  • He removed his waistcoat and shirt.
  • The sadari or waistcoat is worn by women as well as men.
  • It consisted of a short skirted coat with rows of metal buttons, a tricoloured waistcoat and red cap, and became the popular dress of the Jacobins.
  • Whereas the European wears his waistcoat under his coat, the Indian wears his over his anga or chapkan (not over the achkan).
  • A sleeveless waistcoat generally made of silk is called a sadari; when it has half sleeves it is called nimastin; the full-sleeved waistcoat worn in winter padded with cotton is called mirzai.