Definition of tulle
: a sheer often stiffened silk, rayon, or nylon net used chiefly for veils or ballet costumes
Origin and Etymology of tulle
French, from Tulle, France
First Known Use: circa 1818
TULLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tulle for English Language Learners
: a light, thin type of cloth that is like a net and that is used for veils, evening dresses, etc.
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