A type of gold thread used decoratively on Indian clothing: choosing the right shade of thread and zari can mean sifting through 16 nuanced shades
More example sentences
- The mustard cotton sari with batik and zari border was a present from a local admirer.
- There will always be a role for gold, just like there are people who still wear zari.
from Urdu zarī, from Persian zar 'gold'.
Definition of zari in:
- The US English dictionary