[ krey-pon ]
/ ˈkreɪ pɒn /
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a heavyweight crepe fabric.
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Origin of crepon
1885–90; <French, equivalent to crêpecrepe + -on noun suffix
Words nearby crepon
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How to use crepon in a sentence
She wore a pink crepon dressing-gown, with cream guipure lace at the neck and wrists.A Duet|Arthur Conan Doyle
The tunic may be made of cotton crepon, the mantle of dyed muslin.The White Christmas and other Merry Christmas Plays|Walter Ben Hare
The largest designs of crepon show a raised or puffed appearance.Textiles|William H. Dooley