winceyette


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winceyette

(ˌwɪnsɪˈɛt)
n
(Textiles) Brit a plain-weave cotton fabric with slightly raised two-sided nap
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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
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Translations

winceyette

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

nFlanellette nt
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winceyette

[ˌwɪnsɪˈɛt] ncotone m felpato
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The participants consisted of James Philip Domens, 11 years old, Pasig City; Charles Cedrick Lajom, 12, Mandaluyong City; Nazer Merendad, 11, Mandaluyong City; Tadashi Rysuei Omiya, 11, Montalban, Rizal; Angelane Joy Ortega, 12, San Carlos City; Elijah Raj Pabalete, 11, San Carlos City; Caitlin Clare Panilan, 10, Quezon City; Roy Panunciar Jr., 11, San Carlos City; Michaella Ann Tolones, 12, Zamboanga City; Winceyette Louise Aleichem Tumala, 12, San Carlos City; Zhaira Gail Velasco, 12, San Carlos City; and Joeny Yap, 11, Batangas City.
To be honest, I'd forgotten about the occasion until I got a shock wandering round a town centre store with my wife, came round a display of ladies winceyette pyjamas to be confronted by a mannequin in red Basque, suspenders and stockings.
Once accessorised only with a winceyette nightie and heavy slick of cold cream, the humble hairnet was seen on the Duchess of Cambridge at the Battle of the Somme anniversary this month.
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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.
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.
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.