Translation of tweed in Spanish:

tweed

Pronunciation: /twiːd/

n

  • 1.1 u [Tex] tweed (m); (before n) [jacket/suit] de tweed
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    • Dressed in grey trousers, a black and grey patterned polo shirt, and complementary tweed sports jacket, he is short and stocky.
    • Traditional homespun tweed trousers are still sometimes worn by Aran Islander men.
    • This crisp striped tie will match perfectly with navy and gray suits, or light tweed suits.
    1.2
    (tweeds pl)
    [Clothing]prendas de tweed
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    • Pretty tapestry print silky dresses are worn with sumptuous tweeds, suede, leather and velvet.
    • I see them at the races, with the stout shoes, binoculars, tweeds and hats, or on horseback coming past the house, but I don't really know them.
    • One approach is to go for the country look - leather boots, tweeds, twills, cashmere sweaters and maybe even a waxed coat.

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