Entry from British & World English dictionary
(In Canada) a thick sweater decorated with symbols taken from the mythology of the Cowichan Indians of southern Vancouver Island.
- In summer you can watch the creation of the famous Cowichan sweaters as they are hand - knit in one piece.
- A man had this Cowichan sweater specially made for his wife and I was so happy to find it.
- You will have to continue the tradition and knit two Cowichan sweaters for your kiddies.
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