Long cloth

a kind of cotton cloth of superior quality.

See also: Long

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She bought nothing whatever at any of the other drapers' shops, or at any milliners' or tailors' shops; and she bought nothing at Maltby's but a piece of long cloth.
Plain long cloth means a plain servant's nightgown.
It was a steel thing with a long pin to it, with which his long cloth outside gar- ment was fastened together in front.
The mistress visited her often in the interval, and commenced her plan of reform by trying to raise her self-respect with fine clothes and flattery, which she took readily; so that, instead of a wild, hatless little savage jumping into the house, and rushing to squeeze us all breathless, there 'lighted from a handsome black pony a very dignified person, with brown ringlets falling from the cover of a feathered beaver, and a long cloth habit, which she was obliged to hold up with both hands that she might sail in.
tea prepared, cigarettes, long cloth, shirting, georgett, gents shoes, ladies shoes, electricity charges, gas
The items with no change in their average prices during the week under review included wheat, wheat flour, rice itti-6, bread plain, beef, fresh milk, curd, powdered milk, mustard oil, salt powder, cooked beef, cooked pulses, tea prepared, cigarettes, long cloth, shirting, georgett, gents shoes, ladies shoes, electricity charges, gas charges, kerosene oil, firewood whole, electric bulb, match box, petrol, Hi Speed Diesel, telephone local call, and bathing soap.
The items with no change in their average prices during the week under review included wheat, wheat flour, rice itti-6, bread plain, beef, fresh milk, curd, powdered milk, mustard oil, salt powder, cooked beef, cooked pulses, tea prepared, cigarettes, long cloth, shirting, georgette, gents shoes, ladies shoes, electricity charges, gas charges, kerosene oil, firewood whole, electric bulb, match box, petrol, Hi Speed Diesel, telephone local call, and bathing soap.
The items with no change in their average prices during the week under review included bread plain, milk fresh, curd, powdered milk, mustard oil, salt powder (loose), cooked beef, cooked pulses, tea prepared, cigarettes, long cloth, shirting, lawn printed, gnets shoes, ladies shoes, electricity charges, gas charges, kerosene oil, firewood whole, electric bulb, washing soap, petrol, Hi Speed Diesel, telephone local charges, and bathing soap.
Tenders are invited for long cloth cotton white bleached 91 cms
A member of the public reported seeing two youths, aged around 14, running from the house carrying several long cloth bags at this time.
A lungi is a long cloth tied at the waist and is popular in south India.
Prathapan was wearing a white cotton dhoti (a long cloth worn by men in India to cover the lower part of the body) and shirt, the customary dress for men in Kerala.