Definitions of babushka

  1. a woman's headscarf folded into a triangle and tied under the chine; worn by Russian peasant women

Usage examples for babushka

  1. " Take me back, Babushka," I could hear his shaken voice imploring. – The Prairie Mother by Arthur Stringer
  2. She had a sort of babushka that covered her red hair and kept it in place- the kind of thing women workers used to wear in factories during the war. – The Old Die Rich by Horace Leonard Gold