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fabric

Synonyms for cloth

artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

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The Emperor soon sent another worthy statesman to see how the weaving was getting on, and whether the cloth would soon be finished.
And so he praised the cloth which he did not see, and expressed to them his delight at the beautiful colours and the splendid texture.
Strickland took a lamp with him, while I tried to make clear the danger of hunting roof snakes between a ceiling cloth and a thatch, apart from the deterioration of property caused by ripping out ceiling-cloths.
He put his hands to the corner of the cloth and ripped the rotten stuff from the cornice.
Indeed, please your Imperial Majesty," said he to his sovereign when he returned, "the cloth which the weavers are preparing is extraordinarily magnificent.
The whole city was talking of the splendid cloth which the Emperor had ordered to be woven at his own expense.
For four days the bano was filled with people, for which reason the reed delayed its appearance for four days, but at the end of that time, when the bano was, as it generally was, empty, it appeared with the cloth so bulky that it promised a happy birth.
I renewed my promise to be her husband; and thus the next day that the bano chanced to be empty she at different times gave us by means of the reed and cloth two thousand gold crowns and a paper in which she said that the next Juma, that is to say Friday, she was going to her father's garden, but that before she went she would give us more money; and if it were not enough we were to let her know, as she would give us as much as we asked, for her father had so much he would not miss it, and besides she kept all the keys.
With courtly adroitness de Beausset half turned and without turning his back to the Emperor retired two steps, twitching off the cloth at the same time, and said:
I doubt not that if I set you down in my shop at Norwich you might scarce tell fustian from falding, and know little difference between the velvet of Genoa and the three-piled cloth of Bruges.
When I sell my cloth," quoth he, "he who buys may weigh and feel and handle.
The hand holding the damp cloth with which she had been cleaning the inscription dropped to her side.
His mantle and hood were of the best Flanders cloth, and fell in ample, and not ungraceful folds, around a handsome, though somewhat corpulent person.
Ribby met Duchess half-way own the street, also carrying a basket, covered with a cloth.
The fairies sit round on mushrooms, and at first they are very well-behaved and always cough off the table, and so on, but after a bit they are not so well-behaved and stick their fingers into the butter, which is got from the roots of old trees, and the really horrid ones crawl over the table- cloth chasing sugar or other delicacies with their tongues.