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1. flannel

noun. ['ˈflænəl'] a soft light woolen fabric; used for clothing.

Synonyms

  • textile
  • fabric
  • material

Antonyms

  • black
  • colorful
  • blacken
  • dark

Etymology

  • flaunneol (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flanelle (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with Flannel

  • sportschannel
  • transchannel
  • mcdannel
  • mcdanel
  • dismantle
  • impanel
  • empanel
  • scannell
  • crannell
  • pannell
  • panel
  • kanell
  • janel
  • hanel
  • channell
  • channel
  • cannell
  • annul
  • annal

Example sentences of the word flannel


1. Noun, singular or mass
Lay the flannel on the floor or table with the wrong side of the fabric facing up.

2. Noun, plural
Cut the flannel for your backing to the same size as the pieced front of the blanket.

3. Adjective
Look at the label of the flannel material to see if it has been preshrunk.

4. Verb, base form
Replace her fiber-filled bed and flannel cover with therapeutic foam and a smooth cotton cover.

2. flannel-cake

noun. a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle.

Synonyms

  • hot cake
  • flapcake
  • flannel cake
  • potato pancake
  • blini
  • blintze
  • tortilla
  • crepe
  • pancake
  • pfannkuchen
  • battercake
  • griddlecake
  • bliny
  • latke
  • French pancake
  • hotcake
  • crape
  • german pancake
  • buckwheat cake
  • flapjack
  • blintz
  • buttermilk pancake

3. flannel

noun. ['ˈflænəl'] (usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth.

Synonyms

  • gabardine
  • pant
  • white
  • tweed

Antonyms

  • integrated
  • undiluted
  • cold
  • bare

Etymology

  • flaunneol (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flanelle (Anglo-Norman)

4. flannel

noun. ['ˈflænəl'] bath linen consisting of a piece of cloth used to wash the face and body.

Synonyms

  • washrag
  • washcloth
  • face cloth

Antonyms

  • impure
  • natural object
  • insulator
  • conductor

Etymology

  • flaunneol (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flanelle (Anglo-Norman)
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