Share this entry

Share this page

cavalry twill

Line breaks: cav|alry twill

Definition of cavalry twill in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Strong woollen twill used especially for making trousers.
Example sentences
  • Surely, there is no sight more moving than a man and three square yards of carefully tailored cavalry twill moving in perfect harmony.
  • It's a traditional hunting coat in cavalry twill with all wool tattersall check lining.
  • Cotton is imported from the mainland, Pakistan and India, and specialty weaves include dobby corduroy and cavalry twill.

Definition of cavalry twill in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing