kerchief definition

  • noun:
    • A woman's square scarf, often used as a head addressing.
    • A handkerchief.
    • A piece of fabric used to cover the pinnacle.
    • A square of fine linen worn by women as a covering for the head; hence, anything similar in form or material, worn for ornament on other parts of the person; -- mostly used in compounds
    • a female just who wears a kerchief.
    • A head-dress composed of a straightforward square or oblong piece of linen, silk, or any other material, used folded, tied up, pinned, or perhaps fastened concerning the mind, or higher or less loosely connected, to be able to cover or drape the pinnacle and arms.
    • A similar square of linen, cotton fiber, or silk, used on or used about the individual for any other purposes than since the mind. Compare handkerchief, neckerchief, and napkin.
    • one that wears a kerchief; a lady.
    • a square scarf that's folded into a triangle and worn throughout the mind or around the throat
  • others:
    • To attire with a kerchief; bonnet.

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