What does taffeta mean?

taffeta in AZ Dictionary

(n) A crisp, smooth, plain-woven material with hook sheen, made of numerous fibers, such as silk, rayon, or plastic, and utilized specifically for ladies' garments.
(n) A crisp, smooth-woven material created from silk or synthetic materials.
(n) an excellent, smooth material of silk, having often the wavy luster labeled as watering. The term has also been put on different types of silk items, from sixteenth century to modern times.
(a) made from or resembling this material.

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  • Sentence for "taffeta"
  • Phrases for "taffeta"
    • taffeta housecoat, blue taffeta
  • Hypernym for "taffeta"
    • cloth, fabric, material, textile
  • Equivalent for "taffeta"
    • taffety
  • Form for "taffeta"
    • taffeta glass
  • Same Context for "taffeta"
    • serge, damask, tulle, chiffon, muslin
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