Definition of sharara in US English:



  • A pair of loose pleated trousers worn by women from South Asia, typically with a kameez and dupatta.

    • ‘The brides looked resplendent in red shararas while the grooms were dressed in white sherwanis, long Indian coats, and laced caps.’
    • ‘If they want a sharara or jeans, they sweet-talk their parents into buying them.’
    • ‘An innovation in style this season is the wrap-around lehenga over a sharara.’
    • ‘‘Colour Dreams’ offers a wide array of collection of ghanghras, shararas, suits and the Indo-Western line of trousers.’
    • ‘In fact, ghagras, shararas and lehenga-cholis have become more popular than saris as wedding or party wear.’


From Urdu.