a loose garment (usually with veiled holes for the eyes) worn by Muslim women especially in India and Pakistan;
"the Taliban forced all women to wear the burqa"
The French president backed the idea of a parliamentary inquiry into the burqa. 法国总统支持议会对布卡进行调查。
A cross-party group of parliamentarians will shortly begin a consultation on whether to ban the burqa, which is by definition already outlawed in public institutions, altogether. 一个由国会议员组成的跨党派组织不久之后将会启动一项是否禁止布卡的调查，总的来说，在公共场合穿戴这种服饰早已被视为非法。