A turban is a type of headdress that is usually worn by Muslims. It's made out of a cloth that is wrapped around the head and then tied in a knot.

  • She was wearing a beautiful turban.

  • The man is wearing a traditional turban.

Definition of turban


a small round woman's hat


pillbox, toque


a traditional Muslim headdress consisting of a long scarf wrapped around the head

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Example Sentences for turban

  • 1

    The shell of marbled turbans is used as a source of nacre.

  • 2

    The turban is not to be regarded as merely an item of cultural paraphernalia.

  • 3

    Their normal headdress was a turban.

  • 4

    Men tie a turban at their heads.

  • 5

    It was a variety of turban with the colours of the Tahuantinsuyo.

  • 6

    The smaller turban should not be removed.

  • 7

    The pointed hat is a kind of turban.

  • 8

    The turban can be deemed an insignia.

  • 9

    They gather the hair on their head in a turban.

  • 10

    Finally, the infidel Turk wears the Turban.