noun (plural chunnis)
Another term for dupatta.
- ‘Instead of draping the chunni gracefully, I kept clutching on it and stood stiff,’ she says laughing.
- She has been holding on to my chunni just as I have instructed her and as we settle down, I crane my neck to see if I can spot the Pakistani woman across the divide.
- She was leaning against the door, her head and face half-covered with her chunni, only exposing her big brown eyes.
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