Definition of 'gaberdine'
Example sentences containing 'gaberdine'
She wore only wool gaberdine slacks or jeans, and a western shirt with snaps, a scarf around her neck, and boots, always boots.DANSVILLE (1991)
A girl with short dark hair and wearing a grey gaberdine business suit jumped from the driving seat and strode forward to intercept them.THE BOOK LADY (1991)
For school every day, she wore her wine-coloured gaberdine raincoat.GWENDOLEN (1991)
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