noun. a pair of light loose trousers with a tight fit around the ankles; worn by women from the Indian subcontinent (usually with a kameez).
Sentences with shalwar
The thawb is a long robe that is often white, and the shalwar kameez is a pair of loose pants, tight at the ankle, that is covered by a long shirt or dress.
2. Noun, singular or mass
In warm weather, the most comfortable thing to wear is the traditional shalwar kameez, a pair of loose, baggy pants and a knee-length tunic.