noun (plural bindis)
A decorative mark worn in the middle of the forehead by Indian women, especially Hindus.
- I was wearing a bindi (a Hindu mark on the forehead) that day.
- A black bindi is often worn before marriage to ward off the evil eye.
- For example, whenever I am in India, my aunt makes sure I wear a bindi on my forehead.
From Hindi bindī.
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