or chal·lie, chal·ly
Origin of challis
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How to use challis in a sentence
She examined her challis anxiously, and sank back again, apparently relieved.Quicksilver Sue|Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards
French challis is a material similar to the above, though usually characterized by a more glossy finish.
Most challis patterns are copied from the French silks, and this accounts in part for their tasteful designs and artistic effects.
All wool challis does not differ essentially from the old-fashioned muslin delaine.
It is not entirely the fault of either Mr. or Mrs. Challis that they separate; there is much to be said on both sides.Essays on Modern Novelists|William Lyon Phelps