purdah

US [ˈpɜrdə]
UK [ˈpɜː(r)də]
  • n.(某些穆斯林社会妇女不见外男的)内房制度
  • Web帷幔;深闺;深闺制度
Plural Form:purdahs  
purdah
n.
1.
(某些穆斯林社会妇女不见外男的)内房制度the system in some Muslim societies by which women live in a separate part of a house or cover their faces so that men do not see them
to be in purdah
不公开露面
He kept his daughters in virtual purdah.
他让女儿们恪守不见外男的习俗。

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