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shawlnoun [C]

uk   /ʃɔːl/  us   /ʃɑːl/
a ​largepiece of ​clothwornespecially by women or ​girls over ​theirshoulders and/or ​head
(Definition of shawl from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shawl”
in Korean 숄…
in Arabic شال…
in Malaysian selendang…
in French châle…
in Russian шаль, платок…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指女用的)披巾,披肩…
in Italian scialle…
in Turkish şal, atkı…
in Polish chusta, szal…
in Spanish chal…
in Vietnamese khăn choàng…
in Portuguese xale…
in Thai ผ้าคลุมไหล่…
in German das Umhängetuch…
in Catalan xal…
in Japanese ショール, 肩掛け…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指女用的)披巾,披肩…
in Indonesian syal…
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