Definition of Siwash sweater in English:

Siwash sweater

Line breaks: Si¦wash sweat¦er

noun

  • (In Canada) a thick sweater decorated with symbols or animals from the mythology of Indians of the northern Pacific coast.
    More example sentences
    • She made me untold numbers of Fisherman's knit sweaters, and Siwash sweaters, far too many to ever wear.
    • Every person in her extended family eventually acquired a Siwash sweater or two from wool she had spun herself.
    • Eileen asked if I had ever knit a Siwash sweater.

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