how to pronounce coif


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coif is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of coif


  1. A hood; a close-fitting cap covering much of the head, widespread until the 18th century; after that worn only by small children and country women.
  2. An item of chain mail headgear.
  3. A hairdo.
  4. An official headdress, such as that worn by certain judges in England.


  1. To style or arrange hair.

coif frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word coif occurs in english on average 0.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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