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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.
In Nigeria, from an online survey, about 40 per cent of women do not know how to tie their scarves correctly.
IF you're under the impression that scarves are made with the sole purpose of being worn in the cold winter season, then you'll be surprised by the array of ways in which silk scarves can be used throughout the year.
Sakinah Sheikh Osman, a Malaysia-based visionary entrepreneur, will be launching her new modest fashion brand Sakinah for women looking for traditional yet timeless easy-to-manage scarves in the UAE.
In the last, guests clicked on the nine scarves on the monitor and belted out tracks such as 'We Are the World' by USA for Africa, and 'ABC' by the Jackson 5, complete with animated scarf designs.
These scarf aficionados, and exist even within the contrasts of Dubai's climate, thanks to the versatile nature of an accessory known as dress scarves. Made from silk, cotton or wool, these are not just for cold weather but for indoor wear, too.
Its director, Irdawati Samsudin, 38, said pre orders for the special edition scarves patterned with the logo of eight-political parties in Malaysia reached 1,000 when it was first launched in March via the boutique's Instagram.
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.
I wanted to bring colour to people's lives and I believe that is possible through scarves."
Fariba Soltani scarves are designed in London and hand-created in Italy from the finest silk and modal cashmere blends.