Definition of grass skirt in English:

grass skirt

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noun

  • A skirt made of long grass and leaves fastened to a waistband, associated especially with female dancers from some Pacific islands.
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    • It's like a new version of the grass skirt and coconut bikini.
    • During possession, the priest, who appears to be in a trance, wears a grass skirt [doso] to which are pinned many protective charms [asuman].
    • His grass skirt was blowing dangerously close to his chain and he was using one hand to support the four-foot-tall wooden tribal mask he was wearing.

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