Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





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

Definition 1: artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where textile or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for textile in the sense of this definition

(textile is a kind of ...) a man-made object taken as a whole

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric woven from goat hair and camel hair

(... is a kind of textile ) a synthetic fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a trademark for a loosely woven cotton fabric that is used to make shirts and underwear

(... is a kind of textile ) a thin glossy fabric made of the wool of the Lama pacos, or made of a rayon or cotton imitation of that wool

(... is a kind of textile ) a bright green fabric napped to resemble felt; used to cover gaming tables

(... is a kind of textile ) a cloth woven of two or more threads interlaced to suggest the weave of a basket

(... is a kind of textile ) a dyed fabric; a removable wax is used where the dye is not wanted

(... is a kind of textile ) a thin plain-weave cotton or linen fabric; used for shirts or dresses

(... is a kind of textile ) the material of which belts are made

(... is a kind of textile ) a twilled fabric used for dresses; the warp is silk and the weft is worsted

"black bombazine is frequently used for mourning garments"

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric of uneven yarn that has an uneven knobby effect

(... is a kind of textile ) a closely woven silk or synthetic fabric with a narrow crosswise rib

(... is a kind of textile ) a densely textured woolen fabric with a lustrous finish

(... is a kind of textile ) thick heavy expensive material with a raised pattern

(... is a kind of textile ) a coarse cotton fabric stiffened with glue; used in bookbinding and to stiffen clothing

(... is a kind of textile ) a loosely woven fabric used for flags, etc.

(... is a kind of textile ) coarse cloth with a bright print

(... is a kind of textile ) a finely woven white linen

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft tan cloth made with the hair of a camel

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric of Asian origin; originally made of silk and camel's hair

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan; intended to make the wearer of a garment made of this fabric hard to distinguish from the background

(... is a kind of textile ) the umbrellalike part of a parachute that fills with air

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy, closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents)

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft fabric made from the wool of the Cashmere goat

(... is a kind of textile ) a waterproof waxed cloth once used as a shroud

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft lightweight fabric (usually printed)

(... is a kind of textile ) a lightweight fabric woven with white threads across a colored warp

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy fabric woven with chenille cord; used in rugs and bedspreads

(... is a kind of textile ) a sheer fabric of silk or rayon

(... is a kind of textile ) a coarse twilled cotton fabric frequently used for uniforms

(... is a kind of textile ) a brightly printed and glazed cotton fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy fabric suitable for coats

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric so delicate and transparent as to resemble a web of a spider

(... is a kind of textile ) a cut pile fabric with vertical ribs; usually made of cotton

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric woven from cotton fibers

(... is a kind of textile ) a stout cotton fabric with nap on only one side

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft thin light fabric with a crinkled surface

(... is a kind of textile ) an unglazed heavy fabric; brightly printed; used for slipcovers and draperies

(... is a kind of textile ) a stiff coarse fabric used to stiffen hats or clothing

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric of linen or cotton or silk or wool with a reversible pattern woven into it

(... is a kind of textile ) a coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric covered with glittering ornaments such as sequins or rhinestones

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric (usually cotton or linen) with a distinctive woven pattern of small repeated figures

(... is a kind of textile ) a strong cotton fabric with a raised pattern; used for bedcovers and curtains

(... is a kind of textile ) a fine smooth soft woolen fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) cloth gracefully draped and arranged in loose folds

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave; used for clothing and tents

(... is a kind of textile ) a coarse heavy woolen fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made of yarns containing an elastic material

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft cotton or worsted fabric with an open mesh; used for curtains or clothing etc.

(... is a kind of textile ) a ribbed woven fabric of silk or rayon or cotton

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made of compressed matted animal fibers

(... is a kind of textile ) a leatherlike material made by compressing layers of paper or cloth

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft light woolen fabric; used for clothing

(... is a kind of textile ) a cotton fabric imitating flannel

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft bulky fabric with deep pile; used chiefly for clothing

(... is a kind of textile ) a light plain-weave or twill-weave silk or silklike fabric (usually with a printed design)

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy woolen fabric with a long nap

(... is a kind of textile ) a strong cotton and linen fabric with a slight nap

(... is a kind of textile ) a firm durable fabric with a twill weave

(... is a kind of textile ) a thin silk dress material

(... is a kind of textile ) a clothing fabric in a plaid weave

(... is a kind of textile ) a coarse fabric of silk mixed with wool or mohair and often stiffened with gum

(... is a kind of textile ) a silk or silklike fabric with crosswise ribs

(... is a kind of textile ) cloth woven from horsehair or camelhair; used for upholstery or stiffening in garments

(... is a kind of textile ) a twilled fabric with a herringbone pattern

(... is a kind of textile ) a rough loosely woven fabric originally made with yarn that was spun at home

(... is a kind of textile ) a loosely woven coarse fabric of cotton or linen; used in clothing

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made from fibers taken from the mane or tail of horses; used for upholstery

(... is a kind of textile ) a lightweight cotton cloth with a smooth and slightly stiff finish; used for clothing and bandages

(... is a kind of textile ) a highly figured fabric woven on a Jacquard loom

(... is a kind of textile ) a coarse homespun cotton cloth made in India

(... is a kind of textile ) a sturdy twilled cloth of a yellowish brown color used especially for military uniforms

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made by knitting

(... is a kind of textile ) a delicate decorative fabric woven in an open web of symmetrical patterns

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric interwoven with threads of metal

"she wore a gold lame dress"

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric made to look like leather

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric woven with fibers from the flax plant

(... is a kind of textile ) a rough fabric of linen warp and wool or cotton woof

(... is a kind of textile ) cotton or linen fabric with the nap raised on one side; used to dress wounds

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric woven with lisle thread

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy woolen cloth heavily napped and felted, often with a plaid design

(... is a kind of textile ) a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a light patterned cotton cloth

(... is a kind of textile ) strong cotton fabric with a raised pattern; used for bedspreads

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made of a yarn that is partly or entirely of metal

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric made with yarn made from the silky hair of the Angora goat

(... is a kind of textile ) silk fabric with a wavy surface pattern

(... is a kind of textile ) a durable cotton fabric with a velvety nap

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy cloth in basket weave

(... is a kind of textile ) a thick velvety synthetic fabric used for carpets and soft upholstery

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy fabric of wool (or wool and cotton) used mostly in upholstery or for curtains

(... is a kind of textile ) a multicolored woolen fabric woven of mixed threads in 14th to 17th century England

(... is a kind of textile ) a gauze-like fabric of silk or rayon

(... is a kind of textile ) plain-woven cotton fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a durable fabric formerly loomed by hand in China from natural cotton having a yellowish color

(... is a kind of textile ) an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals

(... is a kind of textile ) a fine strong sheer silky fabric made of silk or rayon or nylon

(... is a kind of textile ) a synthetic fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) cloth treated on one side with a drying oil or synthetic resin

(... is a kind of textile ) a cloth of an olive-brown color used for military uniforms

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made of silk or a silklike fabric that resembles organdy

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft wool fabric with a colorful swirled pattern of curved shapes

(... is a kind of textile ) any fabric used to make trousers

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric woven with flecks of light and dark

(... is a kind of textile ) a fine closely woven cotton fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric that has been chemically processed to resist wrinkles and hold its shape

(... is a kind of textile ) a separate part consisting of fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a thick blue cloth used to make overcoats and coats for sailors etc

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric with very thin stripes

(... is a kind of textile ) tightly woven fabric with raised cords

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric with a nap that is longer and softer than velvet

(... is a kind of textile ) any of a large class of synthetic fabrics

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft thin cloth woven from raw silk (or an imitation)

(... is a kind of textile ) a ribbed fabric used in clothing and upholstery

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric with a dyed pattern pressed onto it (usually by engraved rollers)

(... is a kind of textile ) a material used for making a quilt, or a quilted fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a synthetic silklike fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric with prominent rounded crosswise ribs

(... is a kind of textile ) a coarse cloth resembling sacking

(... is a kind of textile ) coarse fabric used for bags or sacks

(... is a kind of textile ) a strong fabric (such as cotton canvas) used for making sails and tents

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy silk fabric (often woven with silver or gold threads); used to make clothing in the Middle Ages

(... is a kind of textile ) a cotton fabric with a satiny finish

(... is a kind of textile ) a smooth fabric of silk or rayon; has a glossy face and a dull back

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric with a finish resembling satin but made partly or wholly from cotton or synthetic fiber

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric of metal or plastic mesh

(... is a kind of textile ) a firm open-weave fabric used for a curtain in the theater

(... is a kind of textile ) a light puckered fabric (usually striped)

(... is a kind of textile ) a twilled woolen fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric with long coarse nap

"he bought a shag rug"

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy silk fabric with a rough surface (or a cotton imitation)

(... is a kind of textile ) a smooth crisp fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric from which bed sheets are made

(... is a kind of textile ) any of various fabrics used to make men's shirts

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric forming the tail of a shirt

(... is a kind of textile ) a sturdy twill-weave cotton fabric; used for pockets and linings

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made from the fine threads produced by certain insect larvae

(... is a kind of textile ) an elastic synthetic fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) any soft porous fabric (especially in a loose honeycomb weave)

(... is a kind of textile ) a coarse woolen cloth formerly used for undergarments and usually dyed bright red

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made to resemble suede leather

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric used for suits

(... is a kind of textile ) soft woolen fabric used especially for baby clothes

(... is a kind of textile ) a crisp smooth lustrous fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) plain-woven (often glazed) fabric of wool or wool and cotton used especially formerly for linings and garments and curtains

(... is a kind of textile ) a paperlike cloth made in the South Pacific by pounding tapa bark

(... is a kind of textile ) a heavy textile with a woven design; used for curtains and upholstery

(... is a kind of textile ) a cloth having a crisscross design

(... is a kind of textile ) a pile fabric (usually cotton) with uncut loops on both sides; used to make bath towels and bath robes

(... is a kind of textile ) a strong fabric used for mattress and pillow covers

(... is a kind of textile ) any of various fabrics (linen or cotton) used to make towels

(... is a kind of textile ) thick woolen fabric used for clothing; originated in Scotland

(... is a kind of textile ) a cloth with parallel diagonal lines or ribs

(... is a kind of textile ) the fabric used in upholstering

(... is a kind of textile ) nylon fabric used as a fastening

(... is a kind of textile ) heavy fabric that resembles velvet

(... is a kind of textile ) a silky densely piled fabric with a plain back

(... is a kind of textile ) a usually cotton fabric with a short pile imitating velvet

(... is a kind of textile ) a soft wool fabric made from the fleece of the vicuna

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made from a twilled mixture of cotton and wool

(... is a kind of textile ) a light semitransparent fabric

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric treated to be easily washable and to require no ironing

(... is a kind of textile ) any fabric impervious to water

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric (especially a fabric in the process of being woven)

(... is a kind of textile ) a strong fabric woven in strips

(... is a kind of textile ) a strong worsted or cotton fabric with a diagonal rib

(... is a kind of textile ) a plain or twilled fabric of wool and cotton used especially for warm shirts or skirts and pajamas

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric woven of metallic wire

(... is a kind of textile ) a fabric made from the hair of sheep

(... is a kind of textile ) a woolen fabric with a hard textured surface and no nap; woven of worsted yarns

"he wore a worsted suit"

(... is a kind of textile ) fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment

(... is a kind of textile ) a fine cloth made from pineapple fibers

(textile is a part of ...) border consisting of anything placed on the edge to finish something (such as a fringe on clothing or on a rug)

(textile is a part of ...) the edge of a piece of cloth; especially the finished edge that has been doubled under and stitched down

"the hem of her dress was stained" "let down the hem" "he stitched weights into the curtain's hem" "it seeped along the hem of his jacket"

(textile is made of the substance ...) yarn arranged lengthways on a loom and crossed by the woof

(textile is made of the substance ...) the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving

Definition 2: of or relating to fabrics or fabric making - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where textile or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • textile research

More words

Another word for textbook

Another word for text-matching

Another word for text file

Another word for text editor

Another word for text edition

Another word for textile machine

Another word for textile mill

Another word for textile screw pine

Another word for textual

Another word for textual criticism


Other word for textual criticism

textual criticism meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce textual criticism