Definition of baro't saya in English:

baro't saya

noun

Philippine English
  • A traditional Philippine costume for women, consisting of a collarless blouse and a long wrap-around skirt.

Origin

1960s. From Tagalog baro't saya from baro traditional collarless blouse + at and + saya long wrap-around skirt (from Spanish saya).

Pronunciation

baro't saya

/ˌbɑːrɒt ˈsʌɪə/