"snood" Definition

  1. n. The fillet which binds the hair of a young unmarried woman, and is emblematic of her maiden character.
  2. n. A short line (often of horsehair) connecting a fishing line with the hook; a snell; a leader.
  3. v. t. To bind or braid up, as the hair, with a snood.

More About snood

Position in dictionary: 92109 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., v. t.,
Words that start with "snood": 2
Words that end with "snood": 1
Words that contain "snood": 2
Next words in dictionary: snooded, snook, snooze, snoozed, snoozing, snore, snored, snorer, snoring, snort
Previous words in dictionary: snoff, snod, snobocracy, snobling, snobby, snobbism, snobbishness, snobbish, snobbery, snob

English Dictionary Definition of snood

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