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grass skirt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. grass skirtnoun

    a skirt made of long blades of grass

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  1. grass skirtnoun

    a skirt made from long dried grass, or synthetic material resembling it.

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  1. grass skirt

    A grass skirt is a traditional garment, often worn in tropical regions, especially in Polynesia, that is made from strands of grass, leaves, or other natural fibers. It is typically tied around the waist and extends to various lengths, often used during traditional dances or cultural performances. The purpose and style may vary depending on the specific culture.

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  1. Grass skirt

    A grass skirt, also known as hula skirt, is a skirt that hangs from the waist and covers all or part of the legs. Grass skirts were made of many different natural fibers, such as hibiscus, palm, or Phormium tenax in New Zealand, and are traditional clothes in many different cultures from Polynesia to Africa. They are still worn today in Hawaii by female hula dancers, where the skirt is known as pāʻū, and in New Zealand by kapa haka performers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grass skirt in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grass skirt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of grass skirt in a Sentence

  1. Hubert Malicote:

    That kind of hit me with the idea, if I could ship that back to [June], that just might give her some indication where I was. So, I packaged it up and shipped it to her and about two or three weeks [later], I got back a beautiful lady in a grass skirt. Well, that message went through, and we got the answer.

  2. Hubert Malicote:

    We were not allowed any telephones or telegraphs — any kinds of communication that would identify where we were, one evening walking through the commissary, and there on the wall was a grass skirt.


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