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synonyms for mohair

  • cashmere
  • fleece
  • fur
  • hair
  • tweed
  • yarn
  • merino
  • worsted
  • pelotage
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How to use mohair in a sentence

The Black Gnat—dubbed with black mohair, the wings of the lightest part of a starling.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
Cow Dung Fly—dubbed with light brown and yellow camlet mixed, or dirty lemon coloured mohair with the hackle of a landrail.
THE TEESDALE ANGLERR LAKELAND
With a rough mitten made out of either mohair, crash, or turkish towel, the entire body should now be rubbed until it is pink.
THE MOTHER AND HER CHILDWILLIAM S. SADLER
One day, a merchant came into the school, and saw a little girl at work on a mohair net.
THE COLLEGE, THE MARKET, AND THE COURTCAROLINE H. DALL
Worsted and mohair yarns intended for the manufacture of braids are singed by gas, a process technically known as “Genapping.”
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 3VARIOUS
Her fingers were busy untying the piece of red mohair tape with which her heavy braid was fastened in a neat loop.
FLAMSTED QUARRIESMARY E. WALLER
A plain even thread weave of mohair, wool, or worsted, used mostly for making flags.
TEXTILESWILLIAM H. DOOLEY
A plain fabric of wiry worsted or mohair yarn, closely woven, with a rough finished surface.
TEXTILESWILLIAM H. DOOLEY
Mohair serge is woven with a cotton warp and a mohair filling, thirty-two inches in width.
TEXTILESWILLIAM H. DOOLEY
What characteristic is given to mohair from the fact that the smooth surface reflects light?
TEXTILESWILLIAM H. DOOLEY
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WORDS RELATED TO MOHAIR

  • cashmere
  • fleece
  • fur
  • hair
  • merino
  • mohair
  • pelotage
  • tweed
  • worsted
  • yarn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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