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Synonyms for burnouse

a long hooded cloak woven of wool in one piece

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Burnouses are often associated with Berber tribal dress, and the cloaks were incorporated into colonial military uniforms in parts of North Africa.
Kayrouz showed a series of cropped burnouses, which looked like high-end hoodies, some complete with zipped-up fronts.
The out-of-place lady stood out like a sore thumb among the burnouses and African colors, among the mucky denim.
Everything is white, the burnouses, the walls, the minaret, the road.' The very informal compositions of some of these canvases continue an interest that can be seen in some of his French landscapes of the 1870s, but the Algerian foliage allowed him to develop compositions that were unprecedentedly loosely structured and rich and varied in texture, such as Ravin de la Femme Sauvage (Musee d'Orsay, Paris) (Fig.