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noun [C]  /skɑrf/ (plural scarves  /skɑrvz/ or scarfs  /skɑrfs/) us  

scarf noun [C] (CLOTH)

a piece of cloth that covers the shoulders, neck, or head for warmth or appearance: A heavy woolen scarf hid most of his face.


verb [I/T]  /skɑrf/ infml us  

scarf verb [I/T] (EAT)

to eat a lot of food quickly: [I] In no time, I scarfed down two hamburgers, French fries, and something to drink.
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