Pronunciation Noun

shawl (plural shawls)

  1. A square or rectangular piece of cloth worn as a covering for the head, neck, and shoulders, typically by women. [from 1662]
    She wears her shawl when it's cold outside.
  2. A fold of wrinkled flesh under the lips and neck of a bloodhound, used in scenting.
Translations Verb

shawl (shawls, present participle shawling; past and past participle shawled)

  1. (transitive) To wrap in a shawl.

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