- n. spandex
“If I’m at the cinema the lights will be off but perhaps they’ll have some athletic type in lycra spinning some pedal power to keep the projector going?”
“Non-absorbent materials such as lycra lead to skin infection.”
“There is a slight amount of lycra which is very nice.”
“First you’re coveting some DeSalvo and not bothering to keep your own bike in good working order, and eventually you’re throwing your bike down the steps for missing shifts and being ugly like you’re some kind of lycra-clad Ike Turner.”
“Go shopping for a mask, lycra tights, a cape and hooker boots?”
“She was very early into lycra tights," said Snow.”
“Fits like a FKN corset which annoys hell out of me but is much tougher than the lycra you get in swim shops.”
“And watch the lycra shite - chlorine eats them alive - better to get the cotton jobs.”
“The group Blur (who were musically quite classy) came from Colchester and the glam rockers The Darkness are from Lowestoft, just up the coast, a place that cannot ever have stocked a lycra catsuit in its long, long anglo-saxon history, although it may well have a tattoo parlour down near the docks.”
“A photo, taken by a local named Peter Lee, surfaced on Twitter: James atop an oversized mountain bike, backpack strapped to his shoulders, tattoos peeking out from a black lycra jersey.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘lycra’.
all of these are from 7 English
dictionaries and Macquarie dictionary
I havent listed capitalized ones yet
but Viagra would be one and common
words like sterling a sub-machi...
words that are mostly fun to say or just lovely
Woven, knit and tatted fabrics. Other kinds of cloth, such as tapa and chamois are not included.
types of fabric
words that give me the heebidie jeebidies
like the names of pharmaceuticals, whether trademarked or generic, there's a certain aesthetic—with a slight nod to the chemical—to these varied terms you might find on your laundry labels
Looking for tweets for lycra.