Definition of barège in English:

barège

Line breaks: bar¦ège
Pronunciation: /bəˈreɪʒ
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • A light, silky dress fabric resembling gauze, typically made from wool.
    More example sentences
    • She ought to have worn a white dress as the others did but Grandmother said her new pink barege would do.
    • She did her hair according to the directions of the hairdresser, and put on the barege dress spread out upon the bed.
    • Figure 1 is in violet barege, of which the stripes are a shade darker than the material.

Origin

French, named after the village of Barèges in SW France, where it was originally made.

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