Definition of Denim

1. Noun. (usually plural) close-fitting trousers of heavy denim for manual work or casual wear.

Exact synonyms: Blue Jean, Jean
Specialized synonyms: Levi's, Levis
Generic synonyms: Pant, Trouser, Workwear
Language type: Plural, Plural Form



2. Noun. A coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric.
Exact synonyms: Dungaree, Jean
Generic synonyms: Cloth, Fabric, Material, Textile

Definition of Denim

1. n. A coarse cotton drilling used for overalls, etc.

Definition of Denim

1. Noun. A textile often made of cotton with a distinct diagonal pattern. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Denim

1. a durable fabric [n -S] : DENIMED [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Denim

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denigrate
denigrated
denigrates
denigrating
denigration
denigrations
denigrative
denigrator
denigrators
denigratory
denim (current term)
denimed
denimlike
denims
denimwear
denisovite
denitrate
denitrated
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denitrating
denitration
denitrations
denitrator
denitrators
denitrification

Literary usage of Denim

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1. Works of the Camden Society by Camden Society (Great Britain), Royal Historical Society (Great Britain) (1889)
"It is a small town, with an handsome square; they have a manufacture of serges, serge denim, ... denim ..."

2. Beautiful Houses: A Study in House-building. Foreign Examples in Domestic by " "Cereal (1895)
"denim. SII.K. THE interior decorator has had much to do with making our houses ugly. The pretentious way in which he has done this work and the prices which ..."

3. A Biographical Dictionary of the Living Authors of Great Britain and Ireland by John Watkins, Frederic Shoberl, William Upcott (1816)
"... mérous Letters written on Die Art of landscape Oar- denim,, to different person». REYNARD, FRANCIS, master of the ma- thematic»! school at Reading, ..."

4. Editorials and Editorial-writing by Robert Wilson Neal (1921)
"Publicity given, it is considered sufficient to give manufacturers of overalls a chance to boost the price of denim. 2. The greatest inconsistency is seen ..."

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