Definition of zori in US English:

zori

noun

  • A traditional Japanese style of sandal, much like a flip-flop, originally made with a straw sole.

    • ‘We both put on pink zori before stepping into the bustling streets.’
    • ‘I put on the zori and then walked back to the village.’
    • ‘Wearing jeans rather than shorts, and sneakers rather than zoris, we're bent over the tomb's open entrance.’

Origin

Japanese.

Pronunciation

zori

/ˈzôrē/