Definition of warbonnet
: an American Indian ceremonial headdress often with a feathered extension down the back
Recent Examples of warbonnet from the Web
This week on the @natgeo Instagram, a swimmer navigates Devil's Eye Spring, meerkats embrace in Botswana, and a mosshead warbonnet peeks its head out of the neck of a bottle.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'warbonnet.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of warbonnet
Learn More about warbonnet
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up warbonnet? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).