Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[poh duh swah, poh duh swah] /ˌpoʊ də ˈswɑ, ˈpoʊ də ˌswɑ/

a soft, satin-weave cloth of silk or rayon, grainy and having a dull luster, used to make dresses, coats, trimmings, etc.
/ˈpəʊ də swɑː; French po də swa/
a rich reversible silk or rayon fabric


Read Also:

  • Peavey

    [pee-vee] /ˈpi vi/ noun, plural peaveys. 1. a cant hook with a sharply pointed end, used in handling logs. /ˈpiːvɪ/ noun (pl) -veys, -vies 1. (US & Canadian) a wooden lever with a metal pointed end and a hinged hook, used for handling logs Compare cant hook n. “pointed cant hook,” a lumbering hook, 1878, […]

  • Peavy

    [pee-vee] /ˈpi vi/ noun, plural peavies. 1. .

  • Pea-weevil

    noun 1. a seed beetle, Bruchus pisorum, the larvae of which live in and feed on the seeds of the pea plant.

  • Peba

    [peb-uh] /ˈpɛb ə/ noun 1. . polyether block amide

Disclaimer: Peau-de-soie definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.