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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A closely woven silk or synthetic fabric with a narrow crosswise rib; A densely textured woolen fabric with a lustrous finish.

Usage examples (35)
  • He is buttoned in English broadcloth to the chin.
  • Rags and red herrings, and broadcloth and books, and O.
  • Two bolts heavy broadcloth, for overcoats, valued at ...
  • With him overalls command as much respect as broadcloth. for more
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