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headscarf

noun [C] uk   /ˈhed.skɑːf/  us   /-skɑːrf/ (plural headscarves)
a square piece of material worn on the head by women, often folded into a triangle and tied under the chin: a silk headscarf
Translations of “headscarf”
in Korean 머리 스카프…
in Arabic حِجاب الرأس…
in Portuguese lenço…
in Catalan mocador (de cap)…
in Japanese ヘッドスカーフ(頭に巻く大きめのスカーフ)…
in Italian foulard, fazzoletto da testa…
in Chinese (Traditional) (婦女戴的)頭巾…
in Chinese (Simplified) (妇女戴的)头巾…
(Definition of headscarf from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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