Definitions

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  • n. a soft cotton flannelette material with a raised brushed surface (a nap), on both sides

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. cotton flannelette with a nap on both sides

Etymologies

wincey +‎ -ette (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Marks & Spencer saved the day & I am recuperating in grey, white, and silver not a pink rose winceyette nightie in sight.

    TWQ: Shopping Pains

  • One day we will marvel that players for the game's biggest financial powerhouse ever flew home from European ties, or out to summer tours, wearing anything other than branded winceyette rompers.

    The Guardian World News

  • London undoutedly writing in winceyette pajamas, has sent in this pic.

    The Guardian World News

  • Miserably, knee aching, Andrew went to his room to change, unzipped his bag to discover pink winceyette pyjamas, decorated with penguins, " not mine" he scowled as he tipped the contents out looking for identity of the owner.

    WalesOnline - Home

  • "She herself was wearing a red-and-blue tartan gown over a white winceyette night dress.

    Michael Jones: Johannes Cabal: The Detective

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