Thesaurus

headgear

noun

Synonyms of headgear

a covering for the head usually having a shaped crown
  • in some states a helmet is required headgear for motorcycle riders

Synonyms for headgear

Words Related to headgear

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About headgear

Time Traveler for headgear

Time Traveler

The first known use of headgear was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near headgear

headfirst

headgear

headgears

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Headgear.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/headgear. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on headgear

Nglish: Translation of headgear for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!