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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A usually cotton fabric with a short pile that is soft to the touch.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : a velveteen jumper
  • "Fool of a dog, that," said the man in velveteen; "can't keep quiet.
  • The illustration shows this method of applying the velveteen which is first stitched to the lining and turned with the edge.
  • "Heel," said the man in velveteen, violently. for more
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