flannelette


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flan·nel·ette

 (flăn′ə-lĕt′)
n.
A soft cotton fabric with a nap.

flannelette

(ˌflænəˈlɛt) or

flannelet

n
(Textiles) a cotton imitation of flannel
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flannelette - a cotton fabric imitating flannel
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
winceyette - cotton flannelette with a nap on both sides
Translations

flannelette

[ˌflænəˈlet] Nfranela f de algodón

flannelette

n (Brit) → Baumwollflanell m; flannelette sheetBiberbetttuch nt

flannelette

[ˌflænəˈlɛt] nflanella di cotone
References in classic literature ?
The fat lady chased a V around among the samples of gros grain flannelette in her shopping bag till she cornered it, and gave up.
Limited Tenders are invited for Supply of Flannelette qty 50209 mtr
It was thus with some surprise that Sheila, still dressed in her pink flannelette nightie, received a phone call early the next morning from the producer of Break The Chain.
2 We just love how happy this guy looks with his flannelette pyjamas from Hawkins Gifts, which was published in 1966.
Christy dabs her eyes to dry her tears with the flannelette sheet as she pulls it up to her neck, tucking herself in tightly against the creeping chill of Hong Kong's winter.
Dave explained: "The Bonny Babies contest was always popular in the Leader but I discovered some years ago that there was one Bonny Baby winner who went from flannelette to fame.
Where is a BHS coverall flannelette nightie when you need one?
Author Margaret Thomson Davis recalling a conversation she heard on a bus in the 1960s, between two women who'd recently replaced their flannelette nightdresses.
not because of the granny-style flannelette nightdresses but because I bumped into a stranger and found myself looking at a mirror image of myself when I first landed in Bahrain.
Our customized "Exit Bag" (22" x 36") had elastic sewn into a flannelette collar; a Velcro strip was used to seal the bag (a few minutes later) snugly around the neck.