Definition of


  1. (noun, artifact) a woman's headscarf folded into a triangle and tied under the chin; worn by Russian peasant women

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Babushka

Hypernyms: headscarf

Origin of the word Babushka

  1. type of head covering for women, 1938, from Rus. babushka "grandmother." more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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