winceyette


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winceyette

(ˌwɪnsɪˈɛt)
n
(Textiles) Brit a plain-weave cotton fabric with slightly raised two-sided nap
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.winceyette - cotton flannelette with a nap on both sides
flannelette - a cotton fabric imitating flannel
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations

winceyette

[ˌwɪnsɪˈet] N (Brit) → franela f de algodón

winceyette

nFlanellette nt

winceyette

[ˌwɪnsɪˈɛt] ncotone m felpato
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35] investigated winceyette fibers reinforced thermoplastic starch composites with increasing fibers content from 0 to 20%.
Jump in at the deep end with your pyjamas over your trunks, a humiliating experience in its own right in front of the whole school who jeered at the sight of your striped winceyette PJs.
Popped to the shops in my 'jamas the other night - not white winceyette numbers with bunnies and stars on, but trousers that are in the 'indoors only' category.
It's much more intimate for us to be cosy in bed cuddled up to each other in our winceyette pyjamas.
I'm sure a big winceyette nightie would be comfy for you but would he like you to come to bed wearing one?
lumpy bed and change from striped winceyette pyjamas into school shorts made of an unforgiving, harsh fabric and a shirt constructed of equally unpleasant fabric.
During my solitary year in the emporium I was taught how to make parcels, tie the appropriate knots, be personable and polite, offer alternatives to winceyette Y fronts and, in my final weeks, learn how to take a gentleman's inside leg measurement for a bespoke suit.
Among them were ladies' wrap-around pinafores and old ladies' extra-extra-extra large long winceyette fleecy bloomers which we girls would put on over our blue overalls and dance up and down the shop for a laugh, often getting a telling-off.
As I said at the beginning, I have no desire to drive up the price of central heating oil or stimulate a run on Winceyette but a return to frozen wastelands is predicted.
We are literally one step away from debs and gels turning up at Glyndebourne and Henley wearing Snoopy slippers and Forever Friends winceyette vests.
It's your last gasp before a winceyette nightie and teeth in a glass.
The play features ubiquitous Nurse Daisy and Baby P played by an adult-sized "baby" in a teddy-patterned winceyette jump suit.