mousseline de soie

[moos-leen duh swah]

noun French.

a thin, stiff silk or rayon fabric.

Nearby words

  1. mousquetaire,
  2. moussaka,
  3. mousse,
  4. mousseline,
  5. mousseline de laine,
  6. mousseline sauce,
  7. moussorgsky,
  8. moussorgsky, modest petrovich,
  9. moustache,
  10. moustache cup

Origin of mousseline de soie

literally, muslin of silk

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British Dictionary definitions for mousseline de soie

mousseline de soie

noun

a thin gauzelike fabric of silk or rayon

Word Origin for mousseline de soie

literally: muslin of silk

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