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[glen-gar-ee] /glɛnˈgær i/
noun, plural glengarries.
a Scottish cap with straight sides, a crease along the top, and sometimes short ribbon streamers at the back, worn by Highlanders as part of military dress.
Origin of glengarry
First recorded in 1835-45; after Glengarry, a valley in Invernesshire, Scotland Unabridged
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noun (pl) -ries
a brimless Scottish woollen cap with a crease down the crown, often with ribbons dangling at the back Also called glengarry bonnet
Word Origin
C19: after Glengarry, Scotland
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