sagathy

light blend of silk and cotton or wool

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Sagathy — Sag a*thy, n. [F. sagatis: cf. Sp. sagat[ i], saet[ i].] A mixed woven fabric of silk and cotton, or silk and wool; sayette; also, a light woolen fabric. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sagathy — Sayette Sa*yette , n. [F. Cf. {Say} a kind of serge.] A mixed stuff, called also {sagathy}. See {Sagathy}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sagathy — noun A fine twilled worsted fabric which was used formerly for clothes and curtains and is similar to serge …   Wiktionary

  • sagathy — sag·a·thy …   English syllables

  • sagathy — ˈsagəthē noun ( es) Etymology: origin unknown : a fine twilled worsted fabric similar to serge used especially formerly for clothing and curtains …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sayette — Sa*yette , n. [F. Cf. {Say} a kind of serge.] A mixed stuff, called also {sagathy}. See {Sagathy}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fabric and Cloth — This is a rather odd category, listing 269 names of kinds of fabric and cloth. There is an enormous variety in fabrics, with many different national, historical and regional varieties. It is interesting to note, however, that almost all of the… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • saggathe — var. sagathy …   Useful english dictionary

  • segathy — variant of sagathy …   Useful english dictionary

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