Dictionary

  Definition of buckram
  1. a coarse cotton fabric stiffened with glue; used in bookbinding and to stiffen clothing
  2. stiffen with or as with buckram; "buckram the skirt"
  3. rigidly formal; "a starchy manner"; "the letter was stiff and formal"; "his prose has a buckram quality"
Similar Words: starchy, stiff

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
biomedical_cloning means nuclear transplantation of a patient''s own cells to make an oocyte from which immune-compatible cells (especially stem cells) can be derived for transplan... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z