Definition of Chiffons

1. Noun. (plural of chiffon) ¹



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Definition of Chiffons

1. chiffon [n] - See also: chiffon

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chiffons

chievance
chievances
chiffarobe
chiffarobes
chiffchaff
chiffchaffs
chiffon
chiffon cake
chiffon cakes
chiffonade
chiffonades
chiffonier
chiffoniers
chiffonlike
chiffonnier
chiffons (current term)
chifforobe
chifforobes
chigetai
chigetais
chigger
chigger flower
chiggerflower
chiggers
chignon
chignoned
chignons
chigoe
chigoe flea
chigoes

Literary usage of Chiffons

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1. The Diary of John Evelyn by John Evelyn, Austin Dobson (1906)
"... but a faculty for stocktaking in chiffons that would have done credit to the late George Augustus Sala. Mary Evelyn's death left her father but one ..."

2. A Guide to Laundry-work: A Manual for Home and School by Mary Davoren Chambers (1915)
"WASHING AND IRONING OF chiffons, EMBROIDERIES, DRAWN WORK, SMOCKING AND PUFFING Fine Lingerie. Delicate lingerie waists, the fine dresses of infants, ..."

3. Imperial Paris: Including New Scenes for Old Visitors by Blanchard Jerrold (1855)
"JUST now chiffons are golden property—and the ... early in the morning, the lowest class of the chiffoniers come and sell their load of rags chiffons ..."

4. Laundry Work: For Use in Homes and Schools by Juniata L. Shepperd (1909)
"Be careful to draw the velvet across the iron in the same direction always. To Renew Faded chiffons, Veilings, Soft Silks, Ribbons, Plumes, Etc. Dissolve in ..."

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