Meaning of chappal in English:


Pronunciation /ˈtʃap(ə)l/


  • A slipper.

    ‘The footwear, chappals or slippers, are worn a size or two big - the bigger the better - and they serve all occasions.’
    • ‘Specially made sandals and chappals are also available.’
    • ‘Stick in hand, leathery skin and leather chappals worn to shreds, his dispossession was clear from his finely twirled white moustache and neat beard.’
    • ‘The advocates urged the authorities to have a strong action against the culprit who threw chappals towards the judge at a Davangere court.’
    • ‘Another man has to stop when one of his chappals come off.’


From Hindi cappal.