Meaning of TWILL in English


[twill] n [ME twyll, twylle, fr. OE twilic having a double thread, part trans. of L bilic-, bilix, fr. bi- + licium thread] (14c) 1: a fabric with a twill weave

2: a textile weave in which the filling threads pass over one and under two or more warp threads to give an appearance of diagonal lines

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