Definition of Cotton flannel

1. Noun. A stout cotton fabric with nap on only one side.

Exact synonyms: Canton Flannel
Generic synonyms: Cloth, Fabric, Material, Textile

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cotton Flannel

cotton-mill fever
cotton-root bark
cotton-seed tree
cotton-wool patches
cotton-wool spots
cotton ball
cotton boll
cotton bolls
cotton bollworm
cotton cake
cotton candy
cotton cloth
cotton flannel (current term)
cotton gin
cotton gins
cotton mill
cotton mouse
cotton on
cotton plant
cotton rat
cotton reel
cotton rose
cotton rush
cotton stainer
cotton strain
cotton swab

Literary usage of Cotton flannel

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Getting Ready to be a Mother: A Little Book of Information and Advice for by Carolyn Conant Van Blarcom (1922)
"Four wool and cotton flannel petticoats. Four wool and cotton flannel nightgowns. Six thin white cotton slips, or dresses. Flannel wrapper or a yard square ..."

2. The New England Farmer by Samuel W. Cole (1868)
"Some prefer cotton flannel for winter wear, especially for night-gowns. Others say that cotton flannel is unhealthy, that it prevents the free passage of ..."

3. History of the Town of Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, from Its by Benjamin Hobart (1866)
"Two packages, acknowledged May 13, 1863, by Miss Stevenson : 22 quilts; 1 pair cotton drawers; 26 handkerchiefs ; 29 sheets ; 1 cotton flannel shirt; ..."

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