A Chinese porcelain with a blue-and-white structure.
a form of cotton fabric initially from Nanking in Asia.
A species of fabric, of a strong surface, initially brought from China, made from a species of cotton (Gossypium religiosum) which normally of a brownish yellowish color quite indestructible and permanent.
an imitation with this fabric by artificial color.
Trousers manufactured from nankeen.
a kind of cotton cloth, generally of a yellow color, made at Nanking in Asia.
plural pants or breeches manufactured from this product.
a durable textile formerly loomed by hand in Asia from pure cotton having a yellowish shade
A figure of speech in which the expression is an evident exaggeration of the meaning intended to be conveyed or by which things are represented as much greater or less better or worse than they really are a statement exaggerated fancifully through excitement or for effect...