American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Leather with a soft napped surface.
- n. Fabric made to resemble suede.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Of undressed kid: said of gloves; also, undressed kid.
- Of undressed kid: said of gloves.
- n. Undressed kid.
- n. A type of soft leather, made from calfskin, with a brushed texture to resemble fabric, often used to make boots, clothing and fashion accessories.
- adj. Made of suede
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Swedish glove leather, -- usually made from lambskins tanned with willow bark. Also used adjectively.
- n. leather with a napped surface
- n. a fabric made to resemble suede leather
- French (gants de) Suède ("(gloves of) Sweden") (Wiktionary)
- Short for Suède gloves, from French gants de Suède, gloves of Sweden, from Suède, Sweden. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“These diploma boxes are all made of gray woven paperboard, lined inside with pigskin suede.”
“Once he is home, he applies a professional leather cleaner made for suede, which is more delicate than leather.”
“(suede, which is also a dirt/lint magnet I'm sure).”
“One sale of Christian Louboutin shoes on Gilt included about 70 styles, such as suede stilettos listed at $775 but offered to members for $378.”
“Calling the suede Bermuda-length jumpsuit with its slim, refined shape a "safari romper" didn't do it justice.”
“Her collection is ultra feminine without falling into the sickly twee girly category, and the embellishments such as suede bows and velveteen ribbons really give it that je na sais quoi”
“In addition, the Audi exclusive RS program offers options such as suede-covered controls and floor mats bearing RS 5 logos.”
“Want the inside info on that soft-touch "suede" feel?”
“Non-essential equipment such as suede, leather or vinyl camera bags or other carrying cases must be left outside the cleanroom.”
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