What does burnoose mean?

burnoose meaning in General Dictionary

A cloaklike apparel and hood woven in one piece worn by Arabs

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  • a lengthy hooded cloak woven of wool in one piece; donned by Arabs and Moors
  • Alt. of Burnous

burnoose meaning in Urban Dictionary

A long cloak of coarse woollen textile with a hood, often white in color, donned by Berbers together with Arabs throughout North Africa.

burnoose meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) Alt. of Burnous

Sentence Examples with the word burnoose

He thought that, as in Africa he had to put on a burnoose and sit in a mosque, so in Moscow he must be beneficent like the Tsars.

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