Definition of 'twill'
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His twill trousers might once have had some shape might once even have had a crease - but their elegance was now a dim and distant memory.TIME OF THE WOLF (2004)
My new friends wore sports jackets and cavalry twill trousers; they had Old Soldier written all over them.TOY SHOP (2004) AMAGANSETT (2004)
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