from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A sort of thin woolen cloth.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A sort of thin woolen cloth. It is of various colors, and may be plain or twilled.
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- noun A kind of thin
woollen cloththat may be either plainor twilled.
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This is a good plan for old bombazet-curtains, dessert-cloths, old flannel for desk coverings, &c.
This is a good plan for old bombazet curtains, dessert cloths, old flannel for covering a desk, &c; it is likewise a handsome color for ribbons.
This is likewise excellent for taking out spots from bombazine, bombazet, &c.
"Oh, Aunt Sukey," she said, as she buttoned up her blue bombazet pelisse -- "oh, to think that we had got into such an interesting part of
She took the dress -- it was of some fine bombazet, -- gazed at it, with a curious and melancholy eye, and then shook her head and said, -- it was a mistake: -- "I will never put on that dress," she observed, "because it would be bad luck to Abe.