What is another word for linens?

Pronunciation: [lˈɪnɪnz] (IPA)

Linens are household items made of fabric, such as sheets, tablecloths, towels, and napkins. There are several synonyms for the word "linens" that can be used interchangeably in conversation or writing. Bedding is a common alternative term, often used to refer specifically to sheets and pillowcases. Textiles is a broader term that encompasses not only linens but also other fabrics used for decorative purposes. Cloth and fabric can also be used instead of linens in some contexts. Lastly, household linens can be replaced with household textiles or home textiles, as well. Whatever synonym one chooses, it is essential to ensure that it fits the intended context and meaning set for that particular piece of cloth.

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Usage examples for Linens

Here is a correct, but incomplete, list of Marie's personal expenditures during the five years of her reign as brevet queen of France: To goldsmiths and jewelers, four Hundred and twenty-four thousand dollars; to merchants of silks, laces, linens, millinery, one hundred and forty-seven thousand five hundred dollars; for furniture, pictures, vases, et cetera, twenty-three thousand five hundred dollars; to gilders, sculptors, workers in marble, seventy-five thousand dollars.
"Superwomen"
Albert Payson Terhune
I don't know how we shall come on with the thread trade, but it seems as if we were to be done out with both thread and linens, for there is scarcely any thing selling with me on this journey.
"Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel"
John Yeardley
There should be ample built-in kitchen equipment for small and large utensils, kitchen tools and linens.
"A Living from the Land"
William B. Duryee

Famous quotes with Linens

  • The better a work is, the more it attracts criticism; it is like the fleas who rush to jump on white linens.
    Gustave Flaubert

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