bobbinet

noun
bob·​bi·​net | \ ˈbä-bə-ˌnet \

Definition of bobbinet

: a machine-made net of cotton, silk, or nylon usually with hexagonal mesh

First Known Use of bobbinet

1814, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bobbinet

blend of bobbin and net

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about bobbinet

Statistics for bobbinet

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for bobbinet

The first known use of bobbinet was in 1814

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on bobbinet

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with bobbinet

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about bobbinet

Comments on bobbinet

What made you want to look up bobbinet? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

someone who never drinks alcohol

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three-bears-two-of-them-look-like-theyre-whispering-to-a-third-bear-who-looks-chuffed-to-be-the-center-of-attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!