scarf

Part of speech: noun

Carp. A lapped joint for uniting timbers.

Part of speech: noun

A long and wide band, as for the head and neck.

Part of speech: noun

A necktie.

Share it on:

Usage examples "scarf":

  1. An arabeah waited for them; and having bought a scarf or two, they drove off before we had parted to go our several ways. - "It Happened in Egypt", C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson.
  2. Phelim had taken charge of my arm at once, and the long blade was out, and a scarf, which some girl who had not lost her senses had handed him, was round the wound. - "A Sea Queen's Sailing", Charles Whistler.
  3. She threw back her scarf. - "The Song of Songs", Hermann Sudermann.