fabric fabric  /ˈfæb rɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers
  2. (n) the underlying structure

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Coco introduced the tricot sailor frock and the pullover sweater, unearthed wool jersey from its longtime service as underwear fabric and put it to use in soft, clinging dresses.
  2. In addition to the fabric, Speedo developed a support system called a core stabilizer, designed to combat what's known as form drag.
  3. Europe wants to own the market for fabrics that can monitor you and your environment.

News

  1. BMW Smart Fabric Technology, Yup Just as It Sounds the Fabric Is Now Computerized

    BMW’s Head of Interior Design, Marc Girard gave us an exclusive demo of the innovative fabric that with a swipe of your fingers transfers the information displayed on the LCD screen built into the passenger’s dashboard onto the driver’s 3D Head-Up Display.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Auto Spies

  2. Sewing the fabric of her life

    It is difficult to discern when the love of fabric begins. Perhaps it starts when a toddler notices sheer curtains that seem to play as a summer breeze lifts and drops them.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Napa Valley Register

  3. Fabric the go-to answer for quick room updates

    When you get the urge to rejuvenate your rooms — be it summer or any other season — fabric lets you do just that. Brad Foltyn, who co-owns Fabric Warehouse in Warren, shares some tips to get you started.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Detroit News

Quotes

  1. "Michael was a personal love of mine, a treasured part of my world, part of the fabric of my life," Ross said.
    on Jul 8, 2009 By: Diana Ross Source: AFP

  2. McCain said the group could be on the verge of "destroying the fabric of democracy."
    on Oct 16, 2008 By: John McCain Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "Critics have tried to diminish Senator Obama through the exaggeration of certain of his comments and relationships," Springsteen wrote. "While these matters are worthy of some discussion, they have been ripped out of the context and fabric...
    on Apr 16, 2008 By: Bruce Springsteen Source: USA Today

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