Part of speech: noun

An Oriental head covering.

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Usage examples "turban":

  1. By her side stood a native gentleman dressed in European clothes and wearing a neat turban. - "The Outcaste", F. E. Penny.
  2. He stood in astonishment, and looked at the turban. - "Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers", Various.
  3. In the first saloon were a few wealthy Indian lads on their way to English public schools, clad in the most approved English boys' dress, and nearly all these travellers were in full European costume, though a few retained the turban. - "India and the Indians", Edward F. Elwin.