a medium-weight or light-weight fabric of acetate, nylon, rayon, or silk, usually smooth, crisp, and lustrous, plain-woven, and with a fine crosswise rib effect.
any of various other fabrics of silk, linen, wool, etc., in use at different periods.
of or resembling taffeta.
a crisp lustrous plain-weave silk, rayon, etc, used esp for women’s clothes
(as modifier): a taffeta petticoat
any of various similar fabrics
noun 1. plain weave.
noun, Nautical. 1. the upper part of the stern of a ship. 2. a rail above the stern of a ship. noun (nautical) 1. a rail at the stern or above the transom of a vessel 2. the upper part of the transom of a vessel, esp a sailing vessel, often ornately decorated
noun 1. candy apple.
noun 1. a type of rum made in Haiti from lower grades of molasses, refuse sugar, or the like. noun 1. a type of rum, esp from Guyana or the Caribbean