noun. a usually cotton fabric with a short pile imitating velvet.
Example sentences of the word velveteen
1. Noun, singular or mass
For example, use some velveteen and tie pieces together with ribbons to hold a handful of almonds or get out the glitter and glue to decorate cheap, plain picture frames.
If you want to make your poster board top hat even more realistic, cover the outside with black satin or brushed velveteen fabric.
3. Foreign word
When attaching the hooks of Velcro to velvet, velveteen or velour, it helps to slightly rub it back and forth to help the hooks get a good hold onto the fibres.