Velveteen definition

vĕlvĭ-tēn
A cotton pile fabric resembling velvet.
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A cotton cloth with a short, thick pile, resembling velvet.
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Clothes, esp. trousers, made of velveteen.
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A cotton fabric with a short pile, resembling velvet.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
velveteen
Plural:
velveteens

Origin of velveteen

  • From velvet

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