Noun(1) a square scarf that is folded into a triangle and worn over the head or about the neck
(1) Earlier he had watched her draw the heavy damask drapes in the dining room, cover her head with a kerchief , and light the Sabbath candles, uttering the familiar prayer in a tone of rote and reverence.(2) He walked slowly towards Joe, wiping the back of his neck with his kerchief .(3) My mom is extremely self-conscious about her hair loss and always wears a bandanna or kerchief to cover her head.(4) Suddenly the kitchen door creaked open, and Ana walked in from outside, her hair pulled back under a kerchief .(5) Her wiry gray hair curled from beneath the edges of a blue kerchief and a colorful fringed shawl was draped over her shoulders.(6) A woman with a grimy kerchief covering her salt-and-pepper hair barters over a sack of dried lentils with a tall merchant crowned with a scarlet turban.(7) My father beams, bows, wipes over his face with his kerchief , and bows again.(8) A veil, scarf, or kerchief may be suspended from the head and attached there with a headband or hairpins, or it may variably wrap the head, neck, and shoulders.(9) They usually cover their heads with a kerchief .(10) Older women often wear a large kerchief or scarf over the head and tied under the chin.(11) At one point in the evening, the bride's veil is removed and replaced with a kerchief , symbolizing her change from maiden to married woman.(12) A few minutes later my mother comes out of the store, kerchief covering her rollers and she slides into the driver's seat.(13) I wiped the tears from my face with a kerchief he offered me.(14) In Coleman's impressive painting, she is adorned with a yellow kerchief , gold hoop earrings, and a necklace with a gold cross pendant.(15) But his prayers to Saint Veronica, who is credited with giving Jesus a kerchief to wipe his brow on the road to Golgotha, apparently go unanswered.(16) Sniffing, Hanna wiped at her face with her kerchief .
2. headscarf ::
3. babushka ::
Different Formskerchief, kerchiefs
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