bouclé

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noun bou·clé \bü-ˈklā\
variants: or

boucle

Definition of bouclé

  1. 1 :  an uneven yarn of three plies one of which forms loops at intervals

  2. 2 :  a fabric of bouclé yarn

Origin and Etymology of bouclé

French bouclé curly, from past participle of boucler to curl, from bocle buckle, curl


First Known Use: 1886


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