Definition of crease-resistant in English:

crease-resistant

adjective

  • Denoting or made of a fabric that does not crease easily when washed or worn.

    ‘crease-resistant cotton blends’
    • ‘They claim the tests revealed that the bras showed traces of formaldehyde, which is used in the textile industry to make fabrics crease-resistant.’
    • ‘Sportex, a breathable, crease-resistant Scottish tweed, was launched in 1922.’
    • ‘This comes in seven colours and is crease-resistant.’
    • ‘The trousers get top marks for being crease-resistant and non-iron.’
    • ‘The crease-resistant qualities and their "drip dry" washing facility, made many rave about synthetic fabrics.’
    • ‘I've thought about getting a suit myself—as and when scientists discover a miracle crease-resistant fabric that shrugs off spilt Guinness.’
    • ‘They need to be practical too—lightweight and crease resistant, and quick to wash and dry if necessary.’
    • ‘Technology provided that answer with 100 per cent cotton and cotton blends which were crease-resistant, cosy, and tuned to Indian conditions.’
    • ‘The crease-resistant quality makes them a dream to wear, especially when teamed with our long-line bouclé knitwear.’

Pronunciation

crease-resistant

/ˈkrēsrəˌzistənt//ˈkrisrəˌzɪstənt/