transitive verb

Definition of resist–dye

  1. 1 :  to print (a fabric) by repeatedly putting a resist on different parts of the pattern and placing the fabric in successive dye baths — compare batik

  2. 2 :  to cross-dye (fabric) by weaving with an undyed yarn and a dyed yarn that will resist further dyeing of the completed fabric

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a trip made at another's expense

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