non·​shrink ˌnän-ˈshriŋk How to pronounce nonshrink (audio)
: designed not to shrink : resistant to shrinking
nonshrink fabric
nonshrink grout

Word History

First Known Use

1927, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonshrink was in 1927

Dictionary Entries Near nonshrink

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“Nonshrink.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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