Meaning of “dirndl” in the English Dictionary

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"dirndl" in British English

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dirndlnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɜːn.dəl/ us /ˈdɝːn.dəl/

also dirndl skirt a wide skirt tightly gathered (= pulled into folds) at the waist

a dress with a skirt like this and a tight bodice (= top part), as worn, for example, in parts of southern Germany and in Austria

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