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flannel 1

American English: /ˈflænl/
British English: /ˈflan(ə)l/


  • 1 1.1 uncountable (fabric)
    (before noun) (shirt/nightgown)
    de franela
    Example sentences
    • ‘You're probably not going to sell much heavy wool or heavy flannel fabric in south Texas,’ he said.
    • Many parents prefer the cotton or flannel fabric because they are less expensive than silk sheets and are easier to clean.
    • Consider earth tones of all kinds, and different kinds of fabrics like cotton flannel, faux leather, warm chenille, and luxurious velvet.
    also: flannels plural
    pantalón (masculine) de franela
    a pair of flannels
    unos pantalones de franela
    Example sentences
    • So go crazy this fall because flannels, corduroys and tweeds are making a huge comeback.
    • It's tonnes of fun, dancing and drinking cheap beer to frenzied mandolin picking while one of the vets oversees, clad in grey flannels, blazer, beret, and a strip of medals.
    • Worn with a shirt in solid or pastel, or light stripes or checks and a subdued tie, this can go with flat front trousers or flannels.
  • 2 countable
    also: face flannel
    (British English)
    toallita (feminine) (para lavarse)
    manopla (feminine)
  • 3 uncountable (evasive talk) (British English) [colloquial]
    cuentos (masculine plural)
    he gave me the usual flannel
    me salió con los cuentos de siempre [colloquial]
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flannel 9

intransitive verb -ll-

  • (British English) [colloquial]
    meter paja [colloquial]
    chamullar (Chile) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Susan Kramer, Lib Dem prospective parliamentary candidate for Richmond Park, said: ‘Residents are fed up with flannelling.’
    • He apologised for the situation and then flannelled on about ramping up production, being victims of their own success, and how they could manage the problem.
    • Really I'm not saying this to flatter or flannel - this is absolutely unique.
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