Definition of bandana:
- large and brightly colored handkerchief; often used as a neckerchief
- 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.
- 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.
Common misspellings for bandana:
- bannana (59%)
- bandan (23%)
- bandanda (9%)
- bannan (5%)
- bendana (5%)
Examples of usage for bandana:
During his sojourn on the ranch he had acquired a big bright- red bandana handkerchief which now was knotted loosely about his sun- reddened throat; the former crease in his big hat had given place to a tall peak: he wore a pair of leather wrist- cuffs which he had purchased from Barbee. "The Desert Valley" , Jackson Gregory.