a white cap, pointed in front and back and having a wide band, worn by men in India.
The Irritating History Of ALL CAPSHow did THIS become code for shouting in the first place? Should we decapitate caps altogether, or is there a place for it in our hearts and on our screens?
Origin of Gandhi cap
First recorded in 1920–25
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British Dictionary definitions for gandhi cap
a cap made of white hand-woven cloth worn by some men in India
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