foulard foulard

Definition(s):

  • (n) a light plain-weave or twill-weave silk or silklike fabric (usually with a printed design)

Usage(s):

  1. Reagan was wearing a brown suit; his red foulard was tied in a Windsor knot.
  2. Even the silk foulard necktie, today a key part of business attire, was first imported from England by Brooks Brothers in 1890 and later updated in repp stripes.
  3. Artist Chaliapin exercised poetic license in executing the Colonel's foulard.

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  • Hardy says: "By day, often in patterned or spotted foulard, it is usually worn by individualists ...... On less genial characters, it can have an aggressive air and can arouse some kind of resentment at first meeting of a new acquaintance."
    on Jul 30, 2009 By: Hardy Amies Source: guardian.co.uk

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