camelhair


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Synonyms for camelhair

a soft tan cloth made with the hair of a camel

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Gene and Sam have to solve the case with only the aid of a camelhair coat, some slip-on shoes and a bottle of Old Spice.
I provided students with large, flat brushes to create a smooth surface, and smaller, round, camelhair brushes that allowed them to paint smaller spaces.
But that hasn't stopped actor Phil Glenister gaining an army of female fans gagging for the chance to rip off his kipper tie and camelhair overcoat.
The Duke was blamed for his withdrawal from public life only at the play's opening: Churchillian in camelhair overcoat but wearing dark glasses in the rain, he was a sinister statesman, failing to stand by his nation.
From wool to polyester to cotton to camelhair, if Shultis can pierce it with a needle, she can make a rug out of it.
belonging to the Emperor; embalmed; trained; sloppy; sirens; fabulous; stray dogs; included in this classification; trembling like crazy; innumerable; drawn with a very fine camelhair brush; et cetera; having just broken the vase; from a distance look like flies.
Suede boots, and a loose, short, shapeless, not very clean camelhair coat--or would it be called duffle?
Clad in a camelhair coat, Iain Duncan Smith, the little-known leader of the Conservative Party, steps gingerly down the steps of the number 19 bus followed by a scrum of school pupils, all screeching in a language unfamiliar to his pink ears.
Foucault's collision is with a passage in Borges quoting from a Chinese encyclopedia dividing animals into fourteen categories: "(a) belonging to the Emperor, (b) embalmed, (c) tame, (d) sucking pigs, (e) sirens, (f) fabulous, (g) stray dogs, (h) included in the present classification, (i) frenzied, (j) innumerable, (k) drawn with a very fine camelhair brush, (1) et cetera, (m) having just broken the water pitcher, (n) that from a long way off look like flies.
The test sample was applied thinly to the experimental bird's bare skin using camelhair brush.
You can brush the clusters of the pests away with a small camelhair brush dipped in rubbing alcohol.
No fat cigar, no thick gold bracelets, no camelhair coat.
This passage quotes a "certain Chinese encyclopedia" in which it is written that "animals are divided into: (a) belonging to the Emperor, (b) embalmed, (c) tame, (d) sucking pigs, (e) sirens, (f) fabulous, (g) stray dogs, (h) included in the present classification, (i) frenzied, (j) innumerable, (k) drawn with very fine camelhair brush, (1) et cetera, (m) having just broken the water pitcher, (n) that from a long way off look like flies.
a) those that belong to the emperor, b) embalmed one, c) those that are trained, d) suckling pigs, e) mermaids, f) fabulous ones, g) stray dogs, h) those that are included in this classification, i) those that tremble as if they were mad, j) innumerable ones, k) those drawn with a very fine camelhair brush, l) others, m) those that have just broken a flower vase, n) those that resemble flies from a distance.
Al Davis, two scamps passing in the night - one in a camelhair coat, the other in a jump suit.