Definitions for: Bandanna


[n] large and brightly colored handkerchief; often used as a neckerchief



Webster (1913) Definition: Ban*dan"na, Bandana Ban*dan"a, n. [Hind. b[=a]ndhn?
a mode of dyeing in which the cloth is tied in different
places so as to prevent the parts tied from receiving the
dye. Cf. Band, n.]
1. A species of silk or cotton handkerchief, having a
uniformly dyed ground, usually of red or blue, with white
or yellow figures of a circular, lozenge, or other simple
form.

2. A style of calico printing, in which white or bright spots
are produced upon cloth previously dyed of a uniform red
or dark color, by discharging portions of the color by
chemical means, while the rest of the cloth is under
pressure. --Ure.

Synonyms: bandana

See Also: handkerchief, hankey, hankie, hanky

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