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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - A cloth having a crisscross design.

Usage examples (35)
  • He spent many an hour playing WoW, dressed in tartan flannel.
  • And they're available in tartan, paisley and geometric patterns in a variety of colours.
  • The ring-leader is a buff, shirtless fellow in tartan punk-pants who calls himself (and I am NOT making this up) "Funktastic."
  • McCullough said the tartan is a Scottish family plaid with a specific pattern. for more
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