Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A slit; specifically, a short slit or opening left in an article of dress, as in the sleeve of a shirt, at the top of the skirt in a dress, etc., as a means of putting it on; a placket or placket-hole.
- n. A crack; a flaw.
- n. A remnant, as of cotton; an odd piece; specifically, imperfectly printed or imperfectly dyed ends of cotton and other cloths, which are sold for patchwork and similar purposes.
- n. The binding of any part of the dress.
- To bind (cloth).
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“Però us deixo les fotos que he anat fent aquests dies.”
“És el que estem fent ara: ens ha fallat el primer ponent de la tarda, i ens hem empescat una petita ronda de presentacions de les entitats que hem organitzat tota aquesta gran festa.”
“He anat fent fotos de tot el procés, i que completaré fins el divendres, quan espero tenir-ho tot llest.”
“Wendee, Reading your note for the 13th, I had to snicker about the fence 'thingie'... once I heard a comedian wonder the same thing, since the word fence sounds plural, he came up with the singular 'fent'. lol Not sure what other word there is, slat, perhaps?”
“Hi Katy , ive really fallen off the no fabric wagon ... ive been to the fent shop today and then tonight ive won some more spotty fabric on ebay !”
“October 5, 2008 at 12:01 pm more den one fent is fents.”
“A flash of that image will come into my head and I will be fent into fits of laughter.”
“When a pt came in allergic to morphine he gave remi-fent.”
“A fent thief, or perhaps a fent damaged in Hurricane Ike.”
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