diagonal cloth

  1. a twilled fabric woven with distinctly diagonal lines.

Origin of diagonal cloth

First recorded in 1860–65

Words Nearby diagonal cloth

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How to use diagonal cloth in a sentence

  • Crewel is suitable for embroidery on all kinds of linen—on plain or diagonal cloth, serge, flannel, &c.