Definition of 'poplin'
Example sentences containing 'poplin'
Instead of corduroy pants and a poplin jacket he was wearing dark brown trousers, a sports jacket, a white shirt, and a tie.SLEEP WHILE I SING (1995)
She wore an underskirt of pink poplin, trimmed in velvet ribbon and over it a dress of pale blue wool.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT (1995)
He declined to remove his poplin jacket and Lynch realized that, for an American, it was doubtless chilly in the room.DEATH OF AN UNKNOWN MAN (1995)
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