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  • as invelvet
  • as invelvet

synonyms for velveteen

  • velvety
  • velour
  • velutinous
See also synonyms for: velveteens
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How to use velveteen in a sentence

Under his linen milking-pinner he wore a dark velveteen jacket, cord breeches and gaiters, and a starched white shirt.
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLESTHOMAS HARDY
She had her back to the velveteen husband, she sat close between two strange young men, who were condoling with her.
SEA AND SARDINIAD. H. LAWRENCE
He must have been six, in a black velveteen suit with a light-blue collar-he remembered that suit well!
THE FORSYTE SAGA, VOLUME III.JOHN GALSWORTHY
Without further interruption, we reached the front office, where we found the clerk and the man in velveteen with the fur cap.
GREAT EXPECTATIONSCHARLES DICKENS
Turning his head, Wegg beheld his persecutor, the ever-wakeful dustman, accoutred with fantail hat and velveteen smalls complete.
OUR MUTUAL FRIENDCHARLES DICKENS
Velveteen takes the dye so beautifully and finishes so well that it has taken rank with our best standard fabrics.
TEXTILES AND CLOTHINGKATE HEINTZ WATSON
The velvet ranges from eighteen to twenty-four inches in width and velveteen twenty-seven.
TEXTILES AND CLOTHINGKATE HEINTZ WATSON
Velveteen should be applied loosely, so as not to shrink or draw after it becomes damp on the skirt.
TEXTILES AND CLOTHINGKATE HEINTZ WATSON
The right side of the velveteen should be carefully basted with small, even stitches to the edge of the facing.
TEXTILES AND CLOTHINGKATE HEINTZ WATSON
If of heavy or lined goods the finish should be velveteen or braid the same color as the skirt.
TEXTILES AND CLOTHINGKATE HEINTZ WATSON
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WORDS RELATED TO VELVETEEN

  • nap
  • pile
  • plush
  • velour
  • velveteen
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