Wednesday, June 26, 2013
snood noun [snood] a netlike hat or part of a hat or fabric that holds or covers the back of a woman's hair.
Definitions for snood
- a netlike hat or part of a hat or fabric that holds or covers the back of a woman's hair.
- a headband for the hair.
- the distinctive headband formerly worn by young unmarried women in Scotland and northern England.
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Citations for snood
Her hair was up and held with a gauzy snood that flashed like diamonds beneath the gallery's downlighters.
Take your snood off and relax. Well put your stuff down anyway. Relax, chin, do something and re—y'know just enjoy yourself…
Origin of snood
Snood comes from the Old English term snod meaning "ribbon for the hair."