velveteen

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vel·vet·een

 (vĕl′vĭ-tēn′)
n.
A cotton pile fabric resembling velvet.

[From velvet.]

velveteen

(ˌvɛlvɪˈtiːn)
n
1. (Textiles)
a. a cotton fabric resembling velvet with a short thick pile, used for clothing, etc
b. (as modifier): velveteen trousers.
2. (Clothing & Fashion) (plural) trousers made of velveteen
ˌvelvetˈeened adj

vel•vet•een

(ˌvɛl vɪˈtin)

n.
1. a cotton pile fabric with short, velvetlike pile.
2. velveteens, trousers of this fabric.
[1770–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.velveteen - a usually cotton fabric with a short pile imitating velvet
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"
Translations

velveteen

[ˈvelvɪtiːn] Npana f

velveteen

[ˌvɛlvɪˈtiːn]
nveloutine f
modifde veloutine

velveteen

nVeloursamt m

velveteen

[ˌvɛlvɪˈtiːn] nvellutino
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