American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A sturdy, low shoe that laces over the instep.
- n. A cotton cloth of a tight basket weave, used primarily for shirts.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Of or pertaining to the city or university of Oxford, England.
- n. a university in England
- n. a university town in northern Mississippi; home of William Faulkner
- n. a low shoe laced over the instep
- n. a city in southern England to the northwest of London; site of Oxford University
- After Oxford , England. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Nothing says "grass-roots effort" like talk show hosts and people dressed in oxford shirts and north face fleece with the Code Red logo embroidered on it.”
“i live in oxford and going down to london afterwards was the creepiest and coolest experience. especially the tube!”
“Apart from tonight, as I just returned from clothes shopping in oxford street, so you'll bear with me. (”
“Another favorite is the laced low shoe, known as the oxford, made for both men and women.”
“Trinity Colledg is the ffinest, yet not so Large as Christ-church College in oxford.”
“An alternative to the oxford is a nice, lightweight sweater.”
“For instance, try typing "oxford" into the address bar to go directly to the university's home page at www. ox.ac.uk.”
“Girls in dresses with matching striped tights and boys in corduroy pants and oxford shirts run ahead of their parents down to the basement where they attend Church School during the first half of worship.”
“He was still wearing his blue oxford shirt from work but had left the tie and jacket somewhere.”
“Roxanne stood next to him in the photo, her nails grazing the sleeve of his rolled-up white oxford shirt.”
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Woven, knit and tatted fabrics. Other kinds of cloth, such as tapa and chamois are not included.
types of fabric
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Words ranging from smartly sartorial to embarrassingly ornate.
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