fez: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (fez), [key]
— pl. fez•zes.
  1. a felt cap, usually of a red color, having the shape of a truncated cone, and ornamented with a long black tassel, worn by men in Egypt and North Africa: formerly the national headdress of the Turks.


Pronunciation: (fez), [key]
— n.
  1. a city in N Morocco: formerly one of the traditional capitals of the sultanate in the former French zone. 1,137,800.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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