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winceyette

Line breaks: win¦cey|ette
Pronunciation: /ˌwɪnsɪˈɛt
 
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Definition of winceyette in English:

noun

[mass noun] British
A lightweight napped flannelette, used especially for nightclothes and undergarments.
Example sentences
  • I'm warm in my striped winceyette pyjamas and soft cotton bedding, my bedspread pulled up tight around my ears.
  • Minimalism won't suit those of us who like to sleep with fluffy toys or wear floral winceyette nighties.
  • In a world of Gap, Armani and Nike swooshes, the St Michael label has the feel of winceyette nighties and prawn sandwiches.

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