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tuque (tu╦Ék Pronunciation for tuque



  1. a knitted cap with a long tapering end
  2. Also called: toque. a close-fitting knitted hat often with a tassel or pompom

Word Origin

C19: from Canadian French, from French: toque

Example Sentences Including 'tuque'

A bit Marlene, a bit Avril, the fedora is rakish and chic; a tailored option to the tuque.
Globe and Mail (2003)
A hockey goaltender decided to wear a tuque in an outdoor game.
Globe and Mail (2003)


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