Definition of headscarf in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈhɛdskɑːf

noun (plural headscarves)

  • A square of fabric worn by women as a covering for the head, often folded into a triangle and knotted under the chin.
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    • The dyed threads are then used for weaving sarees, headscarves and fabrics.
    • On their heads, they wore white knitted skullcaps, silken headscarves or baseball caps.
    • The team also have no intention of swapping their headscarves for the traditional hats and balaclavas.

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