Simple Definition of denim
: a strong usually blue cotton cloth that is used especially to make jeans
denims : pants that are made of denim
Full Definition of denim
1 a : a firm durable twilled usually cotton fabric woven with colored warp and white filling threads b : a similar fabric woven in colored stripes
2 plural : overalls or trousers usually of blue denim
Examples of denim
He's wearing faded denims and cowboy boots.
Origin of denim
French (serge) de Nîmes serge of Nîmes, France
First Known Use: 1695
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