A plain-woven fabric, typically a very lightweight cotton, with a corded surface: medium weight cotton or polycotton fabric such as poplin [as modifier]: a worn black poplin skirt [count noun]: the selection includes gabardines, poplins, and lawns
More example sentences
- This season it is complemented by soft and muted colours while fabrics range from denim or cotton poplin through to linen, which looks lovely teamed with this summer's cool knitwear.
- Fabrics such as twill, poplin, canvas, suede, denim and wool are also available in a variety of styles.
- Light and feminine fabrics such as satin crepe tulles and damasks combine with the fabrics found at work and in the masculine world - cottons, sail cloth, denim and poplin.
Definition of poplin in:
- The US English dictionary