A man wearing a serape.
The definition of a serape is a wool blanket worn by men in Mexico as a type of coat.
The blanketlike coat worn by a man in Mexico City is an example of a serape.
a brightly colored wool blanket, used as an outer garment by men in Spanish-American countries
Origin of serapeMexican Spanish
A long blanketlike shawl or poncho, often brightly colored, geometrically patterned, and fringed at the ends, worn especially in Mexico.
Having the bright colors and geometric patterns of a serape: a serape cardigan; serape blankets.
Origin of serapeMexican Spanish sarape perhaps from a Tarascan source such as ts'arakua thick object ts'ara- to be a thick or heavy object on -kua noun suffix
From Mexican Spanish serape.