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Velveteen definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

VELVETEE'N, n. A kind of cloth made in imitation of velvet.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a usually cotton fabric with a short pile imitating velvet

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1776 1. a clothing fabric usually of cotton in twill or plain weaves made with a short close weft pile in imitation of velvet 2. plural clothes made of velveteen

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. 1 a cotton fabric with a pile like velvet. 2 (in pl.) trousers etc. made of this.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Velveteen Vel`vet*een", n. [Cf. F. velvetine. See Velvet.] A kind of cloth, usually cotton, made in imitation of velvet; cotton velvet.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

Velveteen is a soft fabric which looks and feels like velvet and is sometimes used as a cheaper alternative to velvet. ...a black velveteen coat. ...loose blouses of bright-coloured velveteen. N-UNCOUNT: usu N n

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Cotton velvet.



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