a brand name for a type of fastening tape consisting of opposing pieces of fabric, one piece with a dense arrangement of tiny nylon hooks and the other with a dense nylon pile, that interlock when pressed together, used as a closure on garments, luggage, etc., in place of buttons, zippers, and the like.
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How to use Velcro in a sentence
The Paw-fect InspirationA dog inspired the creation of Velcro.
The flexible brim allows you to direct water flow, and Velcro on two sides means you can wear it cowboy-hat style if that’s more your vibe.Rain Gear Built for the Wettest Pacific Northwest Adventures | aweinberg | July 30, 2021 | Outside Online
I never had to dig for them, and the Velcro was strong enough for even the roughest roads.These Gear Hacks Got Me Through a 30,000-Mile Road Trip | agintzler | July 27, 2021 | Outside Online
Similarly, fasten all Velcro closures on items like glove cuffs and waistbands of baggy shorts.
It has a weight limit of 500 pounds, heavy-duty puncture-proof material, and Velcro for easy entrance.Best bounce house to bring a bit of magic to your yard | empire | June 23, 2021 | Popular-Science
Escobar was the first to get out, setting his famous white Velcro sneakers on the dirt.Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens | Jeff Campagna | June 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He or she is then thrown onto mattresses or Velcro-covered walls.
Typically, the dwarf will wear padded clothing or a Velcro costume.
A Florida lawmaker wants to legalize throwing dwarfs at Velcro-covered walls.
British Dictionary definitions for Velcro
trademark a fastening consisting of two strips of nylon fabric, one having tiny hooked threads and the other a coarse surface, that form a strong bond when pressed together
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