Definition of Flannels

1. Noun. (plural of flannel) ¹



2. Noun. clothing made of flannel; especially trousers ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Flannels

1. flannel [v] - See also: flannel

Lexicographical Neighbors of Flannels

flanneled
flannelet
flannelets
flannelette
flannelettes
flannelgraph
flannelgraphs
flanneling
flannelled
flannelled fool
flannellike
flannelling
flannelly
flannelmouth
flannelmouthed
flannels (current term)
flannen
flannens
flannie
flans
flap amputation
flap down
flap gate
flap one's gums
flap operation
flapcake
flapdoodle
flapdoodles
flaperon

Literary usage of Flannels

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

1. Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by William B. Dana (1850)
"... Cl'h 180 East Bethel Factory, East Bethel flannels. 300000 1020 Eastwood <t Sons, West Haven Plain Woolen Cloth 17000 180 Flanders, Andrew P., ..."

2. Official Catalogue by United States Centennial Commission (1876)
"23=; b flannels. 236 с Worsted goods, shawls, and dress goods. 238 755 Landenberger's, Martin, Sons, Philadelphia, Pa.—F 67. a Worsted coatings and yarns. ..."

3. The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by Isaac Smith Homans, William B. Dana (1850)
"288 Horren, John, Waterville flannels and Plain Cloth. 2000 Hobart, A. <fc A., ... flannels 176000 1000 Kendall, S. <t Sons, Enosburg Falls. ..."

4. Our Girls by Dio Lewis (1871)
"flannels NEXT THE SKIN. Young ladies take pride in the fact that their skins are so delicate, they can't wear flannels. " Why, I couldn't live in flannels, ..."

5. A History of American Manufactures, from 1608 to 1860: Exhibiting by James Leander Bishop, Edwin Troxell Freedley, Edward Young (1864)
"(flannels), Wilton. Chace, Josiah, (fulled cloth and Pope A Co, Isaiah, ... Morecroft, William (flannels), " Dorn -t l'a vue (rolls for spinning), Benson. ..."

6. The Home Messenger Book of Tested Receipts by Isabella Graham Duffield Stewart, Sally B. Sill, Mary B. Duffield (1878)
"711 To Wash Colored flannels. Make a suds of cold water and ordinary bar soap ... 712 To Wash flannels. Make a suds of soft water as hot as you can bear ..."

7. Home Economics: A Guide to Household Management, Including the Proper by Maria Parola (1906)
"Colored flannels. Summary. Blankets. Colored-cotton articles. Washing with starch. To make the starch. Silk undergarments. Washing with kerosene. ..."

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