What is another word for textile?

Pronunciation: [tˈɛksta͡ɪl] (IPA)

Textile is a term that refers to any material that is woven, knitted, or crocheted to form a fabric. It includes a wide range of materials such as cotton, wool, silk, linen, and polyester. There are numerous synonyms for the word textile, including fabric, material, cloth, and textile goods. The word fabric is often used interchangeably with textile, especially in the fashion and clothing industries. Material is a broader term that encompasses materials used for different purposes, including construction materials. Cloth is a synonym that is often used to describe textiles that are used to make clothing or household items like bed sheets and curtains. Lastly, textile goods are a general term used to describe any manufactured textile product.

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Usage examples for Textile

The Maltese are believed to have been famous for the production of certain lines of textile fabrics, even in the ancient days of Phoenician sovereignty.
"The Story of Malta"
Maturin M. Ballou
The need of clothing has been pretty nearly abolished by the softness of an ever constant climate, and, we must also admit it, by the absence of silkworms and of textile plants.
"Underground Man"
Gabriel Tarde
It was the Renaissance expressing itself in the wondrous textile art.
"The Tapestry Book"
Helen Churchill Candee

Famous quotes with Textile

  • Work on good prose has three steps: a musical stage when it is composed, an architectonic one when it is built, and a textile one when it is woven.
    Walter Benjamin
  • I fear that CAFTA will accelerate the demise of these domestic textile jobs.
    Howard Coble
  • China's idea of fair trade is government subsidies of its textile and apparel exports to the United States, currency manipulation, and forgiveness of loans by its government banks.
    Virginia Foxx
  • There are children who are working in textile businesses in Asia who would be prostitutes on the streets if they did not have those jobs.
    Lawrence Summers
  • To think that the new economy is over is like somebody in London in 1830 saying the entire industrial revolution is over because some textile manufacturers in Manchester went broke.
    Alvin Toffler

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