Associations to the word «Scarf»

Pictures for the word «Scarf»


SCARF, noun. A long, often knitted, garment worn around the neck.
SCARF, noun. A headscarf.
SCARF, noun. (dated) A neckcloth or cravat.
SCARF, verb. To throw on loosely; to put on like a scarf.
SCARF, verb. To dress with a scarf, or as with a scarf; to cover with a loose wrapping.
SCARF, noun. A type of joint in woodworking.
SCARF, noun. A groove on one side of a sewing machine needle.
SCARF, noun. A dip or notch or cut made in the trunk of a tree to direct its fall when felling.
SCARF, verb. To shape by grinding.
SCARF, verb. To form a scarf on the end or edge of, as for a joint in timber, forming a "V" groove for welding adjacent metal plates, metal rods, etc.
SCARF, verb. To unite, as two pieces of timber or metal, by a scarf joint.
SCARF, verb. (transitive) (US) (slang) To eat very quickly.
SCARF, noun. (Scotland) A cormorant.
SCARF DOWN, verb. (US) to eat something quickly

Dictionary definition

SCARF, noun. A garment worn around the head or neck or shoulders for warmth or decoration.
SCARF, noun. A joint made by notching the ends of two pieces of timber or metal so that they will lock together end-to-end.
SCARF, verb. Masturbate while strangling oneself.
SCARF, verb. Unite by a scarf joint.
SCARF, verb. Wrap in or adorn with a scarf.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats