1(In Kashmir) a houseboat.
More example sentences
- It starts off rather well with some good shots of shikaras blowing up.
- The shikara goes up in flames, and paradise burns.
- Most shikara owners feel that if a Pahalgam like incident occurs again, it would be a disaster for tourism.
1.1 variant spelling of shikari (sense 2).
via Kashmiri from Persian šikārī 'of hunting'.
Definition of shikara in:
- The British & World English dictionary