A long, loose outer garment that covers the entire body with only a small opening for the eyes, worn outside the home by women in some Muslim countries.
Webster's New World
Alternative form of burka.
Other Word Forms of Burqa
Origin of Burqa
Hindi burqā Urdu burqa‘ from Arabic burqa‘ veil variant of burqu‘ pqʕ in Semitic roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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