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sarcenet

noun sarce·net \ ˈsär-snət \
variants: or

Definition of sarcenet

: a soft silk in plain or twill weaves; also : a garment made of this

Origin and Etymology of sarcenet

Middle English sarsynet, from Anglo-French sarzinett


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sarcenet

adjective
variants: or sarsenet

Definition of sarcenet

1 archaic : made of sarcenet
2 archaic : soft like sarcenet

First Known Use of sarcenet

1521


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