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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A sheer meshed fabric of leno weave that is made with variations in fiber and, weight.

Usage examples (9)
  • "Nora has the dearest little pale green marquisette, mother," cried
  • The turn and fall and turn again of the breeze-lifted marquisette at the window, in and out of a sunbeam.
  • Deferring to modesty, she wore a sheer mauve marquisette bolero edged with the same pink taffeta as the top.
  • The strapless top of her wedding dress was pink taffeta over a high-waisted mauve marquisette cocktail-length skirt. for more
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