noun, plural scarfs, scarves [skahrvz]. /skɑrvz/.
verb (used with object)
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Origin of scarf1
OTHER WORDS FROM scarfscarfless, adjectivescarflike, adjective
Words nearby scarf
Definition for scarf (2 of 3)
verb (used with or without object) Slang.
Origin of scarf2
Definition for scarf (3 of 3)
noun, plural scarfs.
verb (used with object)
Origin of scarf3
OTHER WORDS FROM scarfscarfer, noun
Example sentences from the Web for scarf
Perfume bottles stand next to bright scarves, her jewelry box and the urn with her ashes — all sitting on an antique table that belonged to her parents.Tiffany Shackelford, 46, was known as a unique, fun ‘force’ to friends, family|Dana Hedgpeth|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
Traditionally known as Keffiyeh, Kufiya, Hatta or Shemagh scarf, it is offered in many different colorways.
When it comes to accessories, scarves are an extremely practical and versatile item.
The conversation-starter silk scarf also comes with Napier’s beloved facial cleansing wipes.
The company also sells solid, printed, and scarf masks, and you can mix and match if you’re buying more than one.
Even for Arabic dance no one wears a long dress, just a scarf around the hips.Iran’s Becoming a Footloose Nation as Dance Lessons Spread|IranWire|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The scarf was accompanied by a framed painting of Tanzanian birds and is valued at $595.Meditation Rugs, Swords, and Horse Head Fiddles: The Strangest Gifts Given to Government Bigwigs|Ben Jacobs|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Every day before leaving home, Sara stands before the mirror and tightens the knot on her scarf.
At least Jake Gyllenhaal shaved off his grotesque face scarf this year.Leo, the Beard Has to Go: When a Man’s Facial Hair Reaches Crisis Point|Tim Teeman|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Web users from across Iran gave their opinions, not of her work, but of her scarf.Iranian Math Genius Mirzakhani Unveiled by President Rouhani|IranWire|August 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She had laid aside the white shawl, but wore a red Indian scarf over her black gown.
Lamb could visualize him putting his coat on a hanger, carefully folding a scarf over it.
He thought her a charming picture in her long white coat, with a lace scarf over her head, and her arms full of costly toys.
In the dance in Scene VI she used a long black gauze scarf and a white one.
She did so, and bound the Vizier's arms with a scarf, which so amused the Wazir that he laughed loud and long.