Definitions for qipao

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  1. qipao(Noun)

    A traditional dress worn by Chinese women

  2. Origin: From 旗袍.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Osmond Chan:

    We prefer to call it cheongsam -- not qipao, cheongsam means long robe in Cantonese and actually only became a common woman's wear after the May Fourth Movement( 1919), or the New Culture Movement.


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