Definition of flannelette in English:



  • A napped cotton fabric resembling flannel.

    [as modifier] ‘a flannelette nightdress’
    • ‘He wore a flannelette shirt over a black long sleeved shirt.’
    • ‘I was wearing dirty sneakers, a flannelette shirt and didn't look very suitable at all.’
    • ‘In the winter she'd warm a flannelette sheet on the fire guard.’
    • ‘A few seconds later she came back wearing a pair of pink flannelette track pants with a matching jumper.’
    • ‘I also had long hair, ripped jeans, and a penchant for flannelette shirts.’