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synonyms for kerchief

  • babushka
  • bandanna
  • handkerchief
  • hankie
  • scarf
  • shawl
  • veil
  • headrail
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How to use kerchief in a sentence

Wilding alone—the butt of their expostulations—stood quietly smiling, and wiped his face at last with a kerchief of finest lawn.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
But she went to a settle hard by and swept aside a kerchief which lay on it as if by chance, and under it were two war arrows.
A PRINCE OF CORNWALLCHARLES W. WHISTLER
The girl turned back to the fire and put out a little foot for us to see, muffled now in the red folds of the kerchief.
THE WAY OF A MANEMERSON HOUGH
From beneath a sort of kerchief which she wore on her head escaped in profusion light golden hair.
MICHAEL STROGOFFJULES VERNE
A smock covered her into shapelessness, and her spectacular hair was bound up in a kerchief, but she still looked good.
SECURITYPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
The kerchief about her shoulders over a light chemise rivals the rainbow.
GARDENS OF THE CARIBBEES, V. 1/2IDA MAY HILL STARR
On one occasion a returned emigrant came to my associate with a kerchief full of silver and gold coins.
SILVER CHIMES IN SYRIAW. S. NELSON
She had removed her damaged straw headgear, but still wore her kerchief.
FROM PLACE TO PLACEIRVIN S. COBB
With flirting motions she twisted the folded kerchief into a rope.
FROM PLACE TO PLACEIRVIN S. COBB
Vassilissa at last consented, put a kerchief on her head, and went out with Onisim.
A DESPERATE CHARACTER AND OTHER STORIESIVAN TURGENEV
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO KERCHIEF

  • handkerchief
  • kerchief
  • neckerchief
  • silk
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.