Definition of "kanga" []

  • A piece of gaily decorated thin cotton cloth used as a garment by women (noun)
  • A comb, required to be worn at all times by Sikhs, one of the five Ks. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • A garment worn by women in East Africa (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "kanga" in a sentence
  • "I went with my Mama and covered myself entirely in two pieces of traditional cloth like a sarong, called a kanga here."
  • "One of the Zanzibari dancers wrapped her red, yellow and black cloth shawl, called a kanga, around the Duchess's shoulders and encouraged her to dance more."
  • "The kanga is a piece of printed cotton fabric often with a border along all four sides."
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