Definition of foulard in English:
1A thin, soft material of silk or silk and cotton, typically having a printed pattern.
- There were also elements of sharp tailoring, accessorised with traditional silk foulard snaffle scarves, cashmere striped sweaters and plenty of bling with gilt accessories.
- Montagut also features Hawaiian-inspired foulard prints and gingerbread-coloured summer leather, capturing the glamour of summer.
1.1 [count noun] A tie or handkerchief made of foulard.
- The silver-haired Louis Nagan, token old queen, completed his outfit with a fabulous foulard and oversized heart-shaped brooch.
- For example, the foulards are long and narrow so they suit the taste of Americans.
- The Italian suppliers may help anybody to solve any kind of special need, now offering even single outstanding foulards produced by ink-jet printing.
mid 19th century: from French, of unknown origin.
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