fez


fez

noun \ˈfez\

: a type of round red hat that has a flat top and no brim

plural fez·zes also fez·es

Full Definition of FEZ

:  a brimless cone-shaped flat-crowned hat that usually has a tassel, is usually made of red felt, and is worn especially by men in eastern Mediterranean countries
fezzed \ˈfezd\ adjective

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Origin of FEZ

French, from Fez, Morocco
First Known Use: circa 1803

Other Clothing Terms

babushka, brogue, bumbershoot, cravat, dishabille, furbelow, layette, raiment, spectator

Rhymes with FEZ

Fez

geographical name \ˈfez\

Definition of FEZ

city N cen Morocco pop 946,815

Variants of FEZ

Fez or Fès \ˈfes\

Rhymes with FEZ

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