Definition of velveteen in English:


Syllabification: vel·vet·een
Pronunciation: /ˈvelvəˌtēn, ˌvelvəˈtēn


  • 1A cotton fabric with a pile resembling velvet.
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    • Textures included silk velvets, velveteen and devorés, and satins.
    • There behind the checkbook and bank statements was a heavier object wrapped in velveteen fabric.
    • The cloak is worth £800 because of the silk velveteen.
  • 1.1 (velveteens) • dated Trousers made of velveteen.

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