du rag

do-rag

[doo-rag]
noun Slang.
a kerchief or scarf worn on the head to protect the hairdo, especially after kinky hair has been straightened.
Also, doo-rag, do rag,, du-rag.


Origin:
1960–65; (hair)do + rag1

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