gray goods

plural noun
  1. a woven fabric as it comes from the loom and before it has been submitted to the finishing process.

Origin of gray goods

First recorded in 1950–55

Words Nearby gray goods Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use gray goods in a sentence

  • Above all, a comfortable dress of some gray goods, which fitted me pretty well.

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