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scarf

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

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.

scarf

verb [I/T]  us   /skɑrf/ infml

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.
Translations of “scarf”
in Arabic وِشاح, كوفِيّة…
in Korean 스카프…
in Malaysian skaf…
in French écharpe…
in Turkish atkı, eşarp, kaşkol…
in Italian sciarpa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 圍巾,領巾,披巾,頭巾…
in Russian шарф…
in Polish szalik, szal, chusta…
in Vietnamese khăn quàng cổ…
in Spanish bufanda…
in Portuguese echarpe, lenço longo…
in Thai ผ้าพันคอ…
in German der Schal…
in Catalan bufanda…
in Japanese スカーフ…
in Indonesian syal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 围巾,领巾,披巾,头巾…
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