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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A garment (coat or sweater) that has a sleeve that extends to the neckline with slanted seams from the underarm to the neck

Usage examples (37)
  • Where I grew up a raglan is a type of sweater (jumper to Brits) with a particular style of shoulder seam.
  • I do agree, Knititch, that knitting a circular raglan is fun because of the way it goes faster and faster.
  • Seriously, the beauty of a top-down raglan is that you can try it on as you go and make fit decisions on the fly.
  • I had never actually knit a raglan sweater before. for more
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