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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [gab-er-deen, gab-er-deen]
    • /ˈgæb ərˌdin, ˌgæb ərˈdin/
    • /ˈɡæb.ə.diːn/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [gab-er-deen, gab-er-deen]
    • /ˈgæb ərˌdin, ˌgæb ərˈdin/

Definitions of gabardine word

  • noun gabardine Also, gaberdine. a firm, tightly woven fabric of worsted, cotton, polyester, or other fiber, with a twill weave. 1
  • noun gabardine gaberdine (def 1). 1
  • noun gabardine A smooth, durable twill-woven cloth, typically of worsted or cotton. 1
  • noun gabardine thick woven fabric 1
  • noun gabardine made of gabardine fabric 1
  • uncountable noun gabardine Gabardine is a fairly thick cloth which is used for making coats, suits, and other clothes. 0

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gabardine popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 69% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
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Synonyms for gabardine

noun gabardine

  • mantle — a construction framing the opening of a fireplace and usually covering part of the chimney breast in a more or less decorative manner.
  • shawl — a square, triangular, or oblong piece of wool or other material worn, especially by women, about the shoulders, or the head and shoulders, in place of a coat or hat outdoors, and indoors as protection against chill or dampness.
  • cope — If you cope with a problem or task, you deal with it successfully.
  • cloak — A cloak is a long, loose, sleeveless piece of clothing which people used to wear over their other clothes when they went out.
  • wrapper — a person or thing that wraps.

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