shawl

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shawl

 (shôl)
n.
A usually square, rectangular, or triangular piece of cloth worn as a covering for the head, neck, or shoulders.
tr.v. shawled, shawl·ing, shawls
To cover with or as if with such a piece of cloth.

[Persian shāl, ultimately from Sanskrit śāṭī, cloth, sari.]

shawl

(ʃɔːl)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a piece of fabric or knitted or crocheted material worn around the shoulders by women or wrapped around a baby
[C17: from Persian shāl]

shawl

(ʃɔl)

n.
a piece of wool or other fabric worn, esp. by women, about the shoulders and sometimes the head, for warmth or for style.
[1655–65;< Persian shāl]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shawl - cloak consisting of an oblong piece of cloth used to cover the head and shouldersshawl - cloak consisting of an oblong piece of cloth used to cover the head and shoulders
cloak - a loose outer garment
prayer shawl, tallith, tallis - (Judaism) a shawl with a ritually knotted fringe at each corner; worn by Jews at morning prayer
sarape, serape - a long brightly colored shawl; worn mainly by Mexican men

shawl

noun
A garment wrapped about a person:
Translations
شالشال، وِشاح
šálšátek
sjal
hartiahuivišaali
šal
kendőnagykendővállkendõvállkendő
sjal
ショール
plecu šalle
șal
veľká šatka
šal
sjal
ผ้าคลุมไหล่
khăn choàng

shawl

[ʃɔːl] Nchal m, rebozo m (LAm)

shawl

[ˈʃɔːl] n (= garment) → châle m

shawl

n (round shoulders) → (Umhänge)tuch nt; (tailored) → Umhang m; (covering head) → (Kopf)tuch nt

shawl

[ʃɔːl] nscialle m

shawl

(ʃoːl) noun
a piece of fabric used as a covering for the shoulders etc.

shawl

شال šál sjal Schultertuch σάλι chal hartiahuivi châle šal scialle ショール sjaal sjal szal xaile, xale шаль sjal ผ้าคลุมไหล่ şal khăn choàng 披肩