microfiber

noun
mi·​cro·​fi·​ber | \ ˈmī-krō-ˌfī-bər How to pronounce microfiber (audio) \

Definition of microfiber

: a fine usually soft polyester fiber also : a fabric made from such fibers

Examples of microfiber in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web They're filled with a polyester microfiber down alternative that offers plenty of plush support. Isabel Garcia, PEOPLE.com, 19 July 2022 Buffing them with a clean microfiber cloth minimizes streaks and spots and restores the shine. Amanda Garrity, Good Housekeeping, 29 June 2022 Your hair will be wrapped in a microfiber towel in no time. ELLE, 8 July 2022 Inspired by club chair Lignage d’Hermes, the wood frame is covered in a new type of cellulose microfiber from Puglia, Italy and then hand-painted. Damon Johnstun, oregonlive, 26 May 2022 An ideal balance of soft and firm, this pillow is filled with a blend of memory foam pieces and microfiber clusters that feel surprisingly supportive and plush at the same time. Lexie Sachs, Good Housekeeping, 25 May 2022 Our testers found that the NovForth towel dried quickly and easily, thanks to its microfiber construction. Barbara Bellesi Zito, PEOPLE.com, 16 May 2022 The cabin is enhanced with suede microfiber accents throughout, and contrasting Torch Red seatbelts are on the options list. Michael Harley, Forbes, 13 May 2022 This bedding bundle includes a fitted sheet, two pillowcases, a duvet insert (filled with your choice between European white down or hypoallergenic microfiber fill), a duvet cover, and two supportive pillows (choose your fill and density). Danielle Directo-meston, The Hollywood Reporter, 11 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of microfiber

1966, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

25 Jul 2022

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“Microfiber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microfiber. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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