plural -s
: a hat or bonnet with a brim projecting in front

Word History


obsolete English, projecting brim for a bonnet, from (assumed) Middle French bonne-grace (whence French bonne-grâce, a cloth), from bonne (feminine of bon good) + grâce grace, favor

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“Bongrace.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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