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See definition of headgear on Dictionary.com
  • as inbonnet
  • as inhat

synonyms for headgear

  • cap
  • capote
  • chapeau
  • coronet
  • cover
  • headdress
  • hood
  • fedora
  • helmet
  • boater
  • bonnet
  • bowler
  • bucket
  • chapeau
  • headpiece
  • lid
  • Panama
  • sailor
  • skimmer
  • sombrero
  • Stetson
  • straw
  • tam
  • topper
  • millinery
  • stove pipe
  • tam o'shanter
  • ten-gallon
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How to use headgear in a sentence

Her knowledge of native headgear was not extensive, so this measure of extra security did not surprise her.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
He pulled off his damaged headgear and, gazing ruefully at it exclaimed: "A blame good hat spoiled; but my head is safe."
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The Viscayan bóina has been lately introduced into the French army as the headgear of the Chasseurs and some other regiments.
SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
She had removed her damaged straw headgear, but still wore her kerchief.
FROM PLACE TO PLACEIRVIN S. COBB
The bride often keeps on her head a white headgear called "boshi" until the end of the first part of the ceremony.
A FANTASY OF FAR JAPANBARON KENCHO SUYEMATSU
They were as the old-time warriors of the king—with flowing war adornments and crested headgear and great tufted shields.
FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
The shouts rang out, and the people flung their headgear wildly into the air.
JOAN OF THE SWORD HANDS(AMUEL) R(UTHERFORD) CROCKETT
Because It is really the most unbecoming headgear hitherto devised.
MR. PUNCH'S HISTORY OF MODERN ENGLAND VOL. IV OF IV.CHARLES L. GRAVES
Because It is really the most becoming headgear hitherto devised.
MR. PUNCH'S HISTORY OF MODERN ENGLAND VOL. IV OF IV.CHARLES L. GRAVES
In her grey hair three long silver knives formed a fantastic headgear.
WHEN WINTER COMES TO MAIN STREETGRANT MARTIN OVERTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO HEADGEAR

  • cap
  • capote
  • chapeau
  • coronet
  • cover
  • headdress
  • headgear
  • hood
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.