Definition of scarfed in US English:


(also scarved)


  • See scarf

    • ‘Many of the men wore white skullcaps and long white robes, and the women were either scarved and covered or in the full abaya, a black nunlike garb.’
    • ‘I live in a city in the US where it is common to see such scarved women on the bus and in the market and on the street, yet I have never seen any such incidents of harassment.’
    • ‘I am surrounded by scarved ladies, old and young, who are crossing themselves frantically ad lib.’
    • ‘The cute little boy came outside again, followed by a scarved woman who must have been his mother.’
    • ‘The scarved women and stocky, strong men appeared to emerge from a different era.’