Coverchief Cov"er*chief (ch[=e]f), n. [See {Kerchief}.] A covering for the head. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • coverchief — ˈkəvə(r) ; last syll like that of handkerchief noun Etymology: Middle English coverchief, keverchief more at kerchief : a covering for the head; also : handkerchief …   Useful english dictionary

  • coverchief — noun a) Acovering for the head. b) hat or similar device used to cover the head …   Wiktionary

  • coverchief — cov·er·chief …   English syllables

  • cap — Synonyms and related words: Balmoral, Dutch cap, Panama, Panama hat, Salvation Army bonnet, Stetson, acme, apex, apogee, ascender, astrakhan, back, balaclava helmet, baseball cap, bastard type, beany, beard, bearskin, beaver, befog, belly, beret …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hat — Synonyms and related words: Balmoral, Dutch cap, Panama, Panama hat, Salvation Army bonnet, Stetson, astrakhan, balaclava helmet, baseball cap, beany, bearskin, beaver, beret, boater, bonnet, boot, bowler, brass hat, breech, busby, calash,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • headdress — Synonyms and related words: Afro, cap, chapeau, coif, coiffure, cold wave, conk, coverchief, haircut, hairdo, hairstyle, handkerchief, hat, headcloth, headgear, headpiece, headtire, headwear, home permanent, kerchief, lid, millinery, natural,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • headgear — Synonyms and related words: back band, backstrap, bearing rein, bellyband, bit, blinders, blinds, breeching, bridle, cap, caparison, cavesson, chapeau, checkrein, cheekpiece, chinband, cinch, collar, coverchief, crownband, crupper, curb, gag… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • headpiece — Synonyms and related words: Vernunft, bean, brain, brains, brow, cap, capsheaf, caput, chapeau, conception, conk, coverchief, crest, crown, discourse of reason, discursive reason, dome, esprit, gray matter, handkerchief, hat, head, headcloth,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lid — Synonyms and related words: baby blues, banjo eyes, bright eyes, bung, cap, chapeau, check valve, clear eyes, cock, cork, cornea, cover, coverchief, eye, eyeball, eyelid, faucet, goggle eyes, handkerchief, hat, headcloth, headdress, headgear,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • millinery — Synonyms and related words: bootmaking, cap, chapeau, cobbling, coverchief, dressmaking, garment making, handkerchief, hat, hatmaking, headcloth, headdress, headgear, headpiece, headtire, headwear, kerchief, lid, tailoring …   Moby Thesaurus

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