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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A soft twilled fabric with a loose texture and a slightly napped surface made in various weights of wool or worsted yarns and often in combination with cotton or synthetic yarns.

Usage examples (33)
  • I have such a cute picture of you two tip toeing about in flannels through out that frenzied little scene.
  • Are the species of togs for yours truly, and lick your loose 'flannels' to rags.
  • Shoddy is derived from waste or rags of pure unmilled woolens, such as flannels, wraps, stockings, and all kinds of soft goods.
  • I shall also take an extra trunk of warm flannels. for more
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