[hi-jahb, -jab] /hɪˈdʒɑb, -ˈdʒæb/
a traditional scarf worn by Muslim women to cover the hair and neck and sometimes the face.
the traditional dress code of Muslim women, calling for the covering of the entire body except the face, hands, and feet:
to observe the hijab.
a covering for the head and face, worn by Muslim women
[hahy-jak-er] /ˈhaɪˌdʒæk ər/ noun 1. a person who .
[hee-jaz; Arabic hee-zhahz] /hiˈdʒæz; Arabic hiˈʒɑz/ noun 1. a region in Saudi Arabia bordering on the Red Sea, formerly an independent kingdom: contains the Islamic holy cities of Medina and Mecca. About 150,000 sq. mi. (388,500 sq. km). Capital: Mecca. /hiːˈdʒæz/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Hejaz
[hee-jee-kee] /hiˈdʒi ki/ noun 1. a dark brown seaweed that grows in treelike fronds, used dried and shredded in Japanese cookery.
noun, (used with a plural verb) Informal. 1. boisterous celebration or merrymaking; unrestrained fun: The city is full of conventioneers indulging in their usual high jinks. /ˈhaɪˌdʒɪŋks/ noun 1. lively enjoyment n. also hi-jinks, high jinks, “boisterous capers, lively or boisterous sport,” 1842, from name of games played at drinking parties (1690s). Cf. jink. Playful […]