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suede Syllabification: suede

Definition of suede in English:


Leather with the flesh side rubbed to make a velvety nap.
Example sentences
  • She uses different types of leather like ostrich, nappa, suede and printed leather.
  • There are details of how they used rugged materials such as glass, concrete and steel alongside velvet, suede and leather.
  • Shiny metallic gold, silver, bronze and platinum shades will be the strong colors of the season, in soft suede leather.


Mid 17th century: from French (gants de) Suède '(gloves of) Sweden'.

Words that rhyme with suede

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