- (initial capital letter) Delaine Merino.
- a high-quality wool of combing length often used in worsteds.
- a high-grade worsted dress goods formerly in use.
Origin of delaine
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Historical Examples of delaine
Delaine, knocking at his door in the morning, had found him flown.
"I am afraid what I have to say will be disagreeable to you," began Delaine, abruptly.
Delaine could see in the failing light that Anderson had grown pale.
"I have only done my duty," argued Delaine with himself as he returned to the hotel.
First of all there was the Englishman--Delaine--and the letter that must be written him.
- a sheer wool or wool and cotton fabric