cashmere cashmere  /ˈkæʒ mɪr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a soft fabric made from the wool of the Cashmere goat
  2. (n) the wool of the Kashmir goat
  3. (n) an area in southwestern Asia whose sovereignty is disputed between Pakistan and India

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. E-Mail a Friend Ah, cashmere.
  2. Indeed, customers may be surprised to find $2,500 cashmere coats next to the $49 chinos.
  3. Saks Gets Wild About Cashmere By Lily King.

News

  1. MCLEOD: Four things to make travel less awful

    If you can't afford upgrades, create them. Bring a cashmere blanket, stock your bag with good snacks, create small pleasures; they have a ripple effect on your mood and performance.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

  2. Parade, pingpong ball drop to highlight Founders’ Days

    CASHMERE — Next weekend’s forecast? Expect partly sunny skies here with a 100 percent chance of raining pingpong balls. The city’s 35th Annual Founders’ Days, sponsored by the Cashmere Chamber of Commerce and area businesses, will feature an expanded pingpong ball drop, a shift to morning of the grand parade, a kick-off community barbecue, a pancake breakfast, biking tours, fun run and lots of ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Wenatchee World

  3. Baptists to hold vacation Bible school next week

    CASHMERE — The Cashmere Baptist Church, 103 Aplets Way, will hold a free vacation Bible school Monday through Wednesday. The Evergreen Baptist Church will collaborate and assist the Cashmere Baptist Church.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Wenatchee World

Quotes

  1. "Our holiday collection is pretty eclectic from gold zippers to leather detailing, to buttery soft cashmere," said Lohan.
    on Oct 13, 2008 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  2. Swinney said that the decision shows the "high regard in which the skills and expertise of the Borders workforce are held in the international textile industry. Creating new skilled jobs such as those at Jahan Cashmere will help deliver this...
    on Aug 28, 2007 By: John Swinney Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

  3. Campbell explains, "One my first day I wore a Ralph Lauren coat, a cashmere shawl and Christina Louboutin boots. Christian got 1,200 orders from that day. He wasn't going to make those boots -- now he is."
    on Apr 9, 2007 By: Naomi Campbell Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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