soleil

1 of 2

adjective

so·​leil
(ˈ)sō¦lā
1
: finished with a high luster
soleil felt or velour
2
: woven with a fancy warp rib

soleil

2 of 2

noun

"
plural -s
: a fabric with a soleil finish or weave

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

French, sun, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin soliculus, diminutive of Latin sol sun

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“Soleil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/soleil. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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