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snood

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noun \ˈsnüd\

Definition of snood

  1. 1a Scotland :  a fillet or band for a woman's hairb :  a net or fabric bag pinned or tied on at the back of a woman's head for holding the hair

  2. 2 :  snell

  3. 3 :  a fleshy protuberance at the base of the bill of a turkey

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Origin and Etymology of snood

Middle English *snod, from Old English snōd


First Known Use: before 12th century


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snood

verb

Definition of snood

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to secure with a snood

1714

First Known Use of snood

1714


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