noun[mass noun] Indian
1The art or practice of applying temporary henna tattoos, especially as part of a bride or groom’s preparations for a wedding.
More example sentences
- Only a few Western brides have adopted mehndi as a wedding tradition, but many women use it as a fashion statement and a means of personal expression.
- Earlier, Lakshmi Kirti, a cosmetologist and aroma therapist, conducted a demonstration on the preparation and use of mehndi.
- You don't need to be a trained artist to apply mehndi.