from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A covering or ornament for the head.
  • n. A hairdo; a coiffure.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a decorative covering or ornament worn on the head.
  • n. a hairdo.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A covering or ornament for the head; a headtire.
  • n. A manner of dressing the hair or of adorning it, whether with or without a veil, ribbons, combs, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A covering or decoration for the head, as a hat, cap, coif, kerchief, or veil, or any arrangement of the hair with or without such a covering.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. clothing for the head


head + dress (Wiktionary)



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