Origin of chamois
Words nearby chamois
How to use chamois in a sentence
With a synthetic chamois, dip it into the soapy mixture and, with small circles, gently clean the surface of the record.Hints From Heloise: Halloween candy needs a screening by Mom or Dad|Heloise Heloise|October 29, 2021|Washington Post
A warm brushed-fleece interior, ultra-dense foam chamois, and wind- and water-repellent nylon-elastane outer drew us to this bib.
Let sweaty gear dry out before you toss it in the bin, especially shorts with chamois pads.
The chamois will get more detergent exposure, and will rinse cleaner.
We happily wear these long after we’ve yanked off the chamois.
The Mail, helpfully, reports that Pippa has stocked up with special “chamois cream” for the purpose of protecting her butt.
The outside, also, well polished with sweet oil and stale milk, then enveloped in chamois leather.
The sight of the fellow wandering about a garden bareheaded and gloved in yellow chamois leather had begun to affect my nerves.Jaffery|William J. Locke
With weak unsteady steps he paced his room, and looked at the old Swiss chamois-gun above the door.Julian Home|Dean Frederic W. Farrar
You will be glad to hear that Sir John's chamois leather waistcoat fits me quite well.Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie|George Brenton Laurie
The chamois were very wary,—they would send one to look out; but the hunter must be still more wary,—put them off the scent.Rudy and Babette|Hans Christian Andersen
British Dictionary definitions for chamois
- a yellow to greyish-yellow colour
- (as modifier)a chamois stamp