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See definition of chiffon on Dictionary.com
  • as indiaphanous
  • as infilmy
  • as inflimsy
  • as insheer

synonyms for chiffon

  • clear
  • cobweblike
  • delicate
  • filmy
  • flimsy
  • gauzy
  • gossamer
  • light
  • pellucid
  • pure
  • sheer
  • thin
  • translucent
  • transparent
  • decrepit
  • feeble
  • insubstantial
  • rickety
  • shaky
  • tacky
  • frail
  • gossamer
  • slight
  • wobbly
  • cut-rate
  • defective
  • delicate
  • diaphanous
  • fragile
  • gauzy
  • house of cards
  • inadequate
  • infirm
  • meager
  • papery
  • rinkydink
  • sheer
  • slapdash
  • sleazy
  • superficial
  • transparent
  • unsound
  • unsubstantial
  • weak

antonyms for chiffon

MOST RELEVANT
  • opaque
  • thick
  • strong
  • substantial
  • solid
  • sturdy
  • thick
  • firm
  • heavy
  • sound
  • tough
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How to use chiffon in a sentence

A 2020 study found that the filtration efficacy of single-layer face masks made out of textiles such as cotton, chiffon, flannel, or silk varies a lot, and it can be as low as 5 percent, depending on the fabric.
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO REUSING AND BUYING N95 MASKSSANDRA GUTIERREZ G.JANUARY 13, 2022POPULAR-SCIENCE
Davis showcased that he’s capable of sensually displaying skin in elegant frames – from halter neck tops and cutouts to a chiffon translucent gown.
MAXIMILIAN SECURES ITS DEBUT RUNWAY SHOW AT LONDON FASHION WEEKBLAKE NEWBYSEPTEMBER 27, 2021ESSENCE.COM
Elena Zelayeta, the San Francisco cookbook author and radio personality, cooked them enchiladas suizas and chiffon cake.
TO FIND HOPE IN AMERICAN COOKING, JAMES BEARD LOOKED TO THE WEST COASTJOHN BIRDSALLOCTOBER 2, 2020EATER
The hostess wore a gown of black chiffon trimmed with pale blue that looked simple and was not.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Ronald looked at the mass of chiffon and the quivering fall of drapery before him and smiled.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
This was the first time Barbara had spread her dainty chiffon wings in the air of the great north woods.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
While her new protector was away, Barbara not only made the suggested changes, but she did marvels with the chiffon.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
Her beautiful throat and shoulders rose in statuesque whiteness from the mist of chiffon that encircled them.
PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLANDKATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN
She looked taller in her beautifully fitting chestnut brown skirt and chiffon tan blouse.
HAPPY HOUSEBETSEY RIDDLE, FREIFRAU VON HUTTEN ZUM STOLZENBERG
One box contained a white chiffon evening scarf, thickly embroidered with tiny pink daisies.
MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
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WORDS RELATED TO CHIFFON

  • chiffon
  • clear
  • cobweblike
  • delicate
  • filmy
  • flimsy
  • gauzy
  • gossamer
  • light
  • pellucid
  • pure
  • sheer
  • thin
  • translucent
  • transparent
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.