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Definition of 'fabric'

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Plus they make sheer fabrics not so see-through. The Sun (2016)The sumptuous fabric oozes style and the high street is brimming with soft tops, trousers and dresses. The Sun (2016)With the lightest of touches, he layers luxurious fabrics, bold colours and pattern on pattern. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The occupied royal palaces require constant expenditure on maintaining and improving the fabric of the buildings. Brian Hoey AT HOME WITH THE QUEEN: The Inside Story of the Royal Household (2002)Its stark shapes and technical fabrics are a style challenge. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The fabric of society requires just as much attention today. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The metallic crushed fabric works for day and night. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It gives you the confidence to draw better and get textures on to fabric. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The whole social fabric of our world would be mended at a stroke. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Display them with shiny silks and sequined fabrics. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The choice of fabric can make an important contribution to the overall look of a room. Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Work with a thread that matches the top fabric. Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Use this thread for stitching pure cotton fabric. Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)The fabric of school buildings will also vary enormously. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Different upholstery styles and fabrics are usually available. The Sun (2009)It was woven into the fabric of that society. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But prohibition widened already serious rifts in the social fabric of the country. Garraty, John Arthur The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)The cloth fabrics felt fine though. The Sun (2007)On printed fabrics, choose a thread that matches one of the main colours in the fabric. Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)They'll be part of the fabric of country life. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Fluid, lightweight fabrics and strong colours will get you out of the bridal ghetto. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Work against the fabric grain, being careful not to pull the stitches too tight. Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Does any fabric match silk for strength, durability and flexibility together with visual and tactile appeal? Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is why synthetic fabrics such as nylon, and polyester are often used to make large tents. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The roof is fabric, so it's light and consumes little boot space when down. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It could be a texture, a fabric or a taste that turns into the next trend thanks to the innovative and canny eye of a creator. Times, Sunday Times (2006)

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Translations for 'fabric'

British English: fabric /ˈfæbrɪk/ NOUN
Fabric is cloth.
...red cotton fabric.
  • American English: fabric
  • Arabic: قُماش
  • Brazilian Portuguese: tecido
  • Chinese: 织品
  • Croatian: tkanina
  • Czech: látka textilie
  • Danish: stof
  • Dutch: stof bekleding
  • European Spanish: tejido tela
  • Finnish: kangas
  • French: tissu
  • German: Stoff
  • Greek: ύφασμα
  • Italian: tessuto
  • Japanese: 織物
  • Korean: 직물
  • Norwegian: stoff
  • Polish: tkanina
  • European Portuguese: tecido
  • Romanian: pânză
  • Russian: материя
  • Spanish: tejido tela
  • Swedish: tyg
  • Thai: ผ้าหรือสิ่งทอ
  • Turkish: kumaş
  • Ukrainian: тканина
  • Vietnamese: vải vóc

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