Organdy definition

ôrgən-dē
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A stiff, sheer, cotton fabric, used for trim, curtains, and light apparel.
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A very sheer, crisp cotton fabric used for dresses, curtains, etc.
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A fine, transparent fabric made from cotton, and usually stiffened.
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Noun

Singular:
organdy
Plural:
organdies

Origin of organdy

  • French organdi perhaps after Old French Organzi (Urganch) a city of western Uzbekistan

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Origin uncertain.

    From Wiktionary