Pugree

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Pugree pug′rē a light scarf worn round the hat to keep off the sun
    • Pugree Also Pug′gree, Pug′gery, Pug′aree
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Usage

In literature:

Dawn broke and the roofs of old Hanadra became resplendent with the varied colors of turbans and pugrees and shawls.
"Told in the East" by Talbot Mundy
Dropping, his pugree at her feet he turned away.
"Bengal Dacoits and Tigers" by Maharanee Sunity Devee
Only an old man with his pugree off eating his supper of millet cakes and water beside a sick girl.
"The Potter's Thumb" by Flora Annie Steel
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