mousseline de soie


plural mousselines de soie ˌmü-sə-ˈlēn-də-ˈswä How to pronounce mousseline de soie (audio)
: a silk muslin having a crisp finish

Word History


French, literally, silk muslin

First Known Use

1835, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mousseline de soie was in 1835

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Cite this Entry

“Mousseline de soie.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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