Meaning of “burka” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"burka" in British English

See all translations

burkanoun [ C ]

also burqa uk /ˈbɜː.kə/ us /ˈbɝː.kə/

a piece of clothing that covers the whole head and body, with a hole for the eyes, worn by some Muslim women

(Definition of “burka” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)