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Definitions and Synonyms of crinoline | Another word for crinoline | What is crinoline?

Definition 1: a stiff coarse fabric used to stiffen hats or clothing - [noun denoting artifact]

(crinoline is a kind of ...) artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

"the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent" "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC" "she measured off enough material for a dress"

Definition 2: a full stiff petticoat made of crinoline fabric - [noun denoting artifact]

(crinoline is a kind of ...) undergarment worn under a skirt

Definition 3: a skirt stiffened with hoops - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for crinoline in the sense of this definition

(crinoline is a kind of ...) a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women

(crinoline is a part of ...) a light curved skeleton to spread out a skirt

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