Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » T » Tung Oil ... Turbulent

TURBAN

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does turban mean? 

TURBAN (noun)
  The noun TURBAN has 2 senses:

1. a traditional Muslim headdress consisting of a long scarf wrapped around the head
2. a small round woman's hat

  Familiarity information: TURBAN used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


TURBAN (noun)


Sense 1turban [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A traditional Muslim headdress consisting of a long scarf wrapped around the head

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("turban" is a kind of...):

headdress; headgear (clothing for the head)


Sense 2turban [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A small round woman's hat

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

pillbox; toque; turban

Hypernyms ("turban" is a kind of...):

millinery; woman's hat (hats for women; the wares sold by a milliner)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Eat to live, don't live to eat." (English proverb)

"Sing your death song and die like a hero going home." (Native American proverb, Shawnee)

"Eat whatever you like, but dress as others do." (Arabic proverb)

"A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush." (Danish proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0369 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: