Loincloth sentence example

loincloth
  • The men wear a loincloth or salaka, the women a kitamby or apron folded round the body from waist to heel, to which a jacket or dress is usually added; both sexes use over these the lamba, a large square of cloth folded round the body something like the Roman toga, and which is the characteristic native dress.
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  • It consists of a sparkly loincloth, headpiece, collar and armbands.
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  • This transformation of the loincloth has been illustrated by Mr D.
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  • Both sexes wear the langouti or loincloth, which the men supplement with a short jacket, the women with a long scarf draped round the figure or with a long clinging robe.
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  • In Hawaii boys dance hula topless, but are covered on the bottom with a malo (a type of loincloth), skirt or pants.
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  • Other terms used synonymously are modesty apron, marriage apron, modesty skirt, loincloth, string skirt, and girdle.
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  • Les Moonves in a loincloth, collar and tie, waving a broadsword stained with the blood of failed sitcoms.
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  • Relying upon the known custom of performing certain observances in a practically, or even entirely, nude condition, it seems plausible to infer that the ephod was a scanty wrapping, perhaps a loincloth, and this view has found weighty support.
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