ascot

ascot

/ˈæsˌkɑt/
noun
a wide neckband that is tied under the chin, traditionally made of gray silk

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badge

badge

/ˈbædʒ/
noun
a small item made of metal or plastic with words or a logo on it that a person carries to show their membership in an organization

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bandana

bandana

/ˌbænˈdænə/
noun
a large piece of cloth with vibrant colors worn around the neck or head

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belt

belt

/ˈbɛɫt/
noun
a band of leather, cloth, etc. that we usually wear around our waist to hold the clothes in place or for decoration

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bobby pin

bobby pin

/bˈɑːbi pˈɪn/
noun
a thin flat hairpin made of metal or plastic folded in the middle, usually used by women

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bow tie

bow tie

/bˈoʊ tˈaɪ/
noun
a narrow piece of cloth tied in a bowknot around the collar of a shirt

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cravat

cravat

/kɹˈævæt/
noun
a short wide neckband folded inside the collar of the shirt by men, originally by Croats in the 17th century

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feather boa

feather boa

/fˈɛðɚ bˈoʊə/
noun
a long narrow decorative scarf covered in feathers that is worn around the neck

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glasses

glasses

/ˈɡɫæsəz/, /ˈɡɫæsɪz/
noun
a pair of lenses set in a frame that rests on the nose and ears, which we wear to see more clearly

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glove

glove

/ˈɡɫəv/
noun
a piece of clothing made of wool, leather, etc. with separate parts for each finger and the thumb that we wear on our hand to protect it or keep it warm

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goggles

goggles

/ˈɡɑɡəɫz/
noun
(plural) a pair of glasses shielded at the sides and fitting tight in order to protect the eyes

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necktie

necktie

/ˈnɛkˌtaɪ/
noun
a tie; a long narrow piece of cloth worn around the neck, with a knot in front, especially worn by men

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hatband

hatband

/hˈætbænd/
noun
a flat narrow piece of cloth put around the crown of a hat, as a decorative item

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hatpin

hatpin

/hˈætpɪn/
noun
a long sharp pin with a decorated end, formerly used by women to fasten a hat to the hair

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ribbon

ribbon

/ˈɹɪbən/
noun
a thin band of fabric tied in a bowknot around something as an ornament

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mitten

mitten

/ˈmɪtən/
noun
a type of glove with two parts, one of which covers the fingers and another the thumb

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scarf

scarf

/ˈskɑɹf/
noun
a piece of cloth, worn around the neck or head, especially to keep warm

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shawl

shawl

/ˈʃɔɫ/
noun
a long piece of fabric worn over the head or shoulders

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veil

veil

/ˈveɪɫ/
noun
a garment made of fine material that women wear to conceal or protect their face

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snood

snood

/snˈuːd/
noun
used to be a net worn around the hair as decoration, but now is a piece of fabric worn around the neck or as a hood

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spectacles

spectacles

/ˈspɛktəkəɫz/
noun
(plural) an optical device that is used to correct the defects of sight; glasses

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sunglasses

sunglasses

/ˈsənˌɡɫæsɪz/
noun
dark glasses that we wear to protect our eyes from sunlight or glare

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garter belt

garter belt

/ɡˈɑːɹɾɚ bˈɛlt/
noun
a wide belt of elastic with straps hanging from it; worn by women to hold up stockings

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garter

garter

/ˈɡɑɹtɝ/
noun
an elastic band worn around the sock or stocking to keep them from falling

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keffiyeh

keffiyeh

/kˈɛfɪjˌe͡ɪ/
noun
***a headdress worn by Arab men, consisting of a square of fabric fastened by a band round the crown of the head.

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perfume

perfume

/pɝfˈjum/
noun
‌a liquid, typically made from flowers, that has a pleasant smell

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umbrella

umbrella

/ˈəmˌbɹɛɫə/, /əmˈbɹɛɫə/
noun
an object with a circular folding frame covered in cloth, used as protection against rain or hot sun

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earmuff

earmuff

/ˈiɹˌməf/, /ˈɪɹˌməf/
noun
either of a pair of ear coverings (usually connected by a headband) that are worn to keep the ears warm in cold weather

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tattoo

tattoo

/ˌtæˈtu/
noun
a design on the skin marked permanently by putting colored ink in the small holes of the skin

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ski mask

ski mask

/skˈiː mˈæsk/
noun
a woolen face mask to protect the face from cold while skiing on snow

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suspender

suspender

/səˈspɛndɝ/
noun
(used plural) a long narrow band of cloth that is passed over the shoulders used to keep the pants from falling

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suspender belt

suspender belt

/səspˈɛndɚ bˈɛlt/
noun
a wide belt of elastic with straps hanging from it; worn by women to hold up stockings

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sweatband

sweatband

/swˈɛtbænd/
noun
a band of cloth that is worn around the wrist or head to keep the sweat out of the hand or eyes

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tie

tie

/ˈtaɪ/
noun
a long narrow piece of fabric tied in a knot around the neck, especially worn by men

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watch

watch

/ˈwɑtʃ/, /ˈwɔtʃ/
noun
a small clock or timepiece worn on a strap on one's wrist or carried in the pocket

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wristband

wristband

/ɹˈɪstbænd/
noun
a thin band worn around the wrist

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suede glove

suede glove

/swˈeɪd ɡlˈʌv/
noun
a glove made of fine soft leather (as kidskin)

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bag

bag

/ˈbæɡ/
noun
a container made of leather, plastic, cloth or paper that we use to carry things in, especially when shopping or traveling

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skinny tie

skinny tie

noun
*** skinny ties are usually those with a width of no more than 2.5 inches (6.25 cm)

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kipper tie

kipper tie

noun
*** a type of necktie primarily fashionable in Britain in the mid-1960s to late 1970s

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sash

sash

/ˈsæʃ/
noun
a long narrow piece of cloth worn around the waist that holds up a skirt or a pair of pants

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watch bracelet

watch bracelet

/wˈɑːtʃ bɹˈeɪslət/
noun
a band of cloth or leather or metal links attached to a wristwatch and wrapped around the wrist

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