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scarves Explained

scarves at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


scarves at English irregular forms Of Explained:

pl. of {scarf}

scarves at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n the plural of scarf1//

scarves at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

plural of SCARF

Scarves at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Scarf \Scarf\, n.; pl. {Scarfs}, rarely {Scarves} (sk[aum]rvz).
[Cf. OF. escharpe a pilgrim's scrip, or wallet (hanging about
the neck), F. ['e]charpe sash, scarf; probably from OHG.
scharpe pocket; also (from the French) Dan. ski[ae]rf; Sw.
sk["a]rp, Prov. G. sch["a]rfe, LG. scherf, G. sch["a]rpe; and
also AS. scearf a fragment; possibly akin to E. scrip a
wallet. Cf. {Scarp} a scarf.]
An article of dress of a light and decorative character, worn
loosely over the shoulders or about the neck or the waist; a
light shawl or handkerchief for the neck; also, a cravat; a

Put on your hood and scarf. --Swift.

With care about the banners, scarves, and staves. --R.

scarves at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: a garment worn around the head or neck or shoulders for
warmth or decoration
2: a joint made by notching the ends of two pieces of timber or
metal so that they will lock together end-to-end [syn: {scarf
[also: {scarves} (pl)]

v 1: masturbate while strangling oneself
2: unite by a scarf joint
3: wrap in or adorn with a scarf
[also: {scarves} (pl)]

See {scarf}

scarves at English (WD) Of Explained:



  • Inter: plural of » scarf

  • Category: Category:English irregular plurals ending in "-ves" -
    Translation: ar » scarves
    Translation: fr » scarves
    Translation: ku » scarves
    Translation: my » scarves
    Category: simple:scarves -
    Translation: fi » scarves
    Translation: vi » scarves