Definition of 'muslin'
Example sentences containing 'muslin'
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Plants and white muslin swung from the ceiling. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Mine has a chunky wooden table sliced from a tree and handmade muslin curtains on bamboo rails. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I wet the muslin cloth and try to wipe it off. The Sun (2016)Be aware that you'll need to use a muslin cloth to get it off though, or you will end up with blocked pores. The Sun (2016)Wrap them in a muslin cloth and press them under a heavy board. A Passion for Food (1989)Strain through a muslin bag and continue stirring until the cream cools and sets. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Strain through a muslin cloth and return to the heat. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Strain the red oil through a muslin bag and dab on minor wounds. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Strain the sauce through a muslin cloth. A Passion for Food (1989)Remove the muslin cloth and take off the heat. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Let the liquid cool and pass it through a muslin cloth. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Chop the pith and put in a muslin bag with the pips and add this to the pan. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The muslin curtains flapped softly from time to time in the scented air that came through the open windows. Wives and Daughters (1864)Tie the string of the muslin bag to the handle and let it sit on the bottom of the pan. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He had done himself up as a ghost with a strip of white muslin that had once been meant for curtains. Times, Sunday Times (2010)What a fine India muslin it is! Wives and Daughters (1864)Yes, and muslin curtains in all the windows. Anne of Green Gables (1872)Not merely the room itself, with its fresh muslin curtains and vases of flowers. What Katy Did (1872)Where these series succeed is not in the usual, trite history clips package - wet muslin dresses! Times, Sunday Times (2010)She wore a loose dress... of the finest muslin, her slippers were made of blue satin worked with silver. The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh: A Woman in World History (2007)
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Translations for 'muslin'
British English: muslin NOUN
Muslin is very thin cotton cloth.
...white muslin curtains.
Definition of muslin from the Collins English Dictionary
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