/ (ˈlʌstrɪŋ) /
a glossy silk cloth, formerly used for clothing, upholstery, etc
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Word Origin for lustring
C17: from Italian lustrino, from lustro lustre
Words nearby lustring
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Example sentences from the Web for lustring
The lustring company was established by patent, and the parliament met on the fourth day of November.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II.|Tobias Smollett
Then she arose from her sofa, clashing the folds of her tilter until the room was full of lustring mockery.The ghosts of their ancestors|Weymer Jay Mills