Definition of ciré in English:

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ciré

Pronunciation: /səˈrā/
(also cire)

noun

A fabric with a smooth shiny surface obtained by waxing and heating.

Origin

1920s: French, literally 'waxed'.

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Syllabification: ci·ré

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