tweed

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English[edit]

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Tweed

Etymology[edit]

  • From Scots tweel, with confusion with the River Tweed, near which much cloth of this type was produced.

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Noun[edit]

tweed ‎(countable and uncountable, plural tweeds)

  1. A coarse woolen fabric used for clothing.
    • 1928, Lawrence R. Bourne, chapter 13, in Well Tackled![1]:
      “Nothing very special, sir. He had a mack or coat over his arm, and a trilby hat. He wore a tweed suit, sir, I think.”

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Finnish[edit]

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< English

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tweed

  1. tweed (fabric)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tweed (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative tweed tweedit
genitive tweedin tweedien
partitive tweediä tweedejä
illative tweediin tweedeihin
singular plural
nominative tweed tweedit
accusative nom. tweed tweedit
gen. tweedin
genitive tweedin tweedien
partitive tweediä tweedejä
inessive tweedissä tweedeissä
elative tweedistä tweedeistä
illative tweediin tweedeihin
adessive tweedillä tweedeillä
ablative tweediltä tweedeiltä
allative tweedille tweedeille
essive tweedinä tweedeinä
translative tweediksi tweedeiksi
instructive tweedein
abessive tweedittä tweedeittä
comitative tweedeineen

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French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tweed m ‎(uncountable)

  1. tweed

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

tweed m (uncountable)

  1. tweed (coarse woolen fabric)