Definition of headdress
: an often elaborate covering for the head
Examples of headdress in a sentence
The dancers wore ceremonial headdresses.
<most of the acrobats riding the horses and elephants wore some sort of fancy headdress>
First Known Use of headdress
HEADDRESS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of headdress for English Language Learners
: a decorative covering for your head
HEADDRESS Defined for Kids
Definition of headdress for Students
: a covering or ornament for the head
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