Definition of khadi in English:


Syllabification: kha·di
Pronunciation: /ˈkädē
(also khaddar /ˈkädər/)


An Indian homespun cotton cloth.
More example sentences
  • That was the kind of cloth Gandhi wanted to be replaced by our own homespun khadi.
  • He was as usual immaculately dressed in crisp white khadi cotton.
  • The company comes out with products purely based on hand spun cloth or khadi.


from Punjabi, from Hindi khādī.

Definition of khadi in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day demoralize
Pronunciation: dɪˈmɒrəlʌɪz
cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope