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Definition of "qawwalis" [qawwalis]

  • An Islamic religious song, esp in Asia (noun)
  • Plural form of qawwali. (noun)

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Use "qawwalis" in a sentence
  • "Before the fairly recent introduction of the harmonium, qawwalis were usually accompanied by the sarangi."
  • "I will miss cousin Glenn Losack this time as he wont be there the chatti of the Holy Saint qawwalis all night long kaif trance dancing in the air"
  • "The qawwalis got the last vocal flourishes; by the end the Gnawa musicians were on their feet dancing."