Trousering Trou"ser*ing, n. Cloth or material for making trousers. [1913 Webster]

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  • trousering — trou·ser·ing …   English syllables

  • trousering — noun any fabric used to make trousers • Syn: ↑panting • Hypernyms: ↑fabric, ↑cloth, ↑material, ↑textile …   Useful english dictionary

  • trouser — [[t]tra͟ʊzə(r)[/t]] trousers, trousering, trousered VERB If you say that someone trousers a sum of money, you mean that they receive it, usually when they do not deserve it or should not take it. [BRIT, INFORMAL] [V n] Many people think that ex… …   English dictionary

  • panting — n. The act or process of breathing heavily, usually after exertion. Syn: heaving. [WordNet 1.5] 2. Any fabric used to make trousers. Syn: trousering. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trouser — I UK [ˈtraʊzə(r)] / US [ˈtraʊzər] adjective [only before noun] relating to trousers trouser pockets/legs II UK [ˈtraʊzə(r)] / US [ˈtraʊzər] verb [transitive] Word forms trouser : present tense I/you/we/they trouser he/she/it trousers present… …   English dictionary

  • Asimode — Obsolete French trousering, made with heavy ply warp, forming ribs, and fine weft, napped on the back. The face is given a smooth finish …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Butternut — A term formerly given to an American heavy woollen homespun trousering, dyed brown with extracts from the butternut tree …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Carelles — A trousering cloth of camel hair yarns, formerly made on the Continent …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Carole — A striped twill trousering cloth of the 18th century made from two fold woollen warp yarns dyed in fancy colours. The weft was single …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Cassinet — A cheap trousering and waist coating made in various coloured stripes. A fine cotton warp and yarn dyed wool weft, slightly fulled and calendered. The fabric known as Double Cassinet is made with wool and cotton weft, pick and pick, in a 3 X 1… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

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