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scarves

 (skärvz)
n.
A plural of scarf1.

scarves

(skɑːvz)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a plural of scarf1

scarf1

(skɑrf)

n., pl. scarfs, scarves (skärvz).
1. a long, sometimes broad strip of cloth worn about the neck, shoulders, or head for warmth or style.
2. a long cover or ornamental cloth for a bureau, table, etc.
[1545–55; perhaps identical with scarf2]

scarf2

(skɑrf)

n., pl. scarfs, n.
1. a tapered end on a piece to be assembled with a scarf joint.
v.t.
2. to assemble with a scarf joint.
3. to form a scarf on (timber).
[1490–1500; < Old Norse skarfr (derivative of skera to cut) end cut from a beam]
scarf′er, n.

scarf3

(skɑrf)

v.t., v.i. Slang.
to eat, esp. voraciously (often fol. by down or up): to scarf down junk food.
[1955–60, Amer.; variant of scoff2, with r inserted probably through r-dialect speakers' mistaking the underlying vowel as an r-less ar]
References in classic literature ?
Examination showed it to consist of two hats, and the same number of coats, waistcoats and scarves, all in a remarkably good state of preservation, albeit somewhat defiled by the dust in which they lay.
Fashion communication student Emily Wilkinson decided to photograph people wearing scarves from designer to vintage in the city centre.
AYOUNG designer is aiming to get the luxury fashion market wrapped up in his striking new range of woven silk scarves.
A thousand scarves have been sent to dignitaries around the world and to UN Council members as a gesture of love and peace.
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I wanted to bring colour to people's lives and I believe that is possible through scarves.
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Superb quality has been a defining characteristic of each of the sisters' former projects; the scarves are no different and come in four different imported fabrics: silk, wool, thick wool, and wool with fur trim.
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SCOTLAND'S famous Kelpies could be swathed in dark blue and white scarves to mark Falkirk getting to the Scottish Cup Final.
Starting at about 10:30, Angie Dunkle, her husband, Kyle, Charleston City Councilwoman Susie Salisbury and Salisbury's daughter, Carmen, began knotting colorful knitted, crocheted, woolen and fleece scarves, as well as gloves and hand-warming packets, around the flagpoles and trees that dot the plaza.
ALDER Hey has launched an eBay sale of celebrity signed alphabet scarves.