Definition of sennit in English:


Line breaks: sen¦nit
Pronunciation: /ˈsɛnɪt


[mass noun]
1Plaited straw, hemp, or similar fibrous material used in making hats.
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  • The French 17-strand sennit produces a lovely ‘French twist’.
  • Untwist the strips as necessary to flatten out the sennit.
1.1 Nautical variant spelling of sinnet.

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