stone-washed

\\ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ \ adjective
: subjected to a washing process during manufacture that includes the use of abrasive stones especially in order to create a softer fabric

stone-washed denim jeans


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • stone-washed — adj stone washed ↑jeans etc have been washed with small stones so that they look older and paler …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stone-washed — 〈[stoʊnwɔʃd] Adj.〉 mit Steinen vorgewaschen (um dem Stoff ein gebrauchtes Aussehen zu geben); stone washed Jeans [Etym.: engl., »mit Steinen gewaschen«] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • stone-washed — also stonewashed ADJ Stone washed jeans are jeans which have been specially washed with small pieces of stone so that when you buy them they are fairly pale and soft …   English dictionary

  • Stone washed — Blue Jeans Stoffstruktur von Jeans Jeans [dʒiːnz] (Pl., auch Sg.:) die; , → engl. jeans, Pl. von: jean = geköperter Baumwollstoff; (dt. selten Nietenhose) sind Hosen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • stone-washed — /ˈstoʊn wɒʃt/ (say stohn wosht) adjective (of denim clothing) faded in patches through having been washed with pumice like stones, so as to produce a worn effect …   Australian English dictionary

  • stone·washed — /ˈstoʊnˌwɑːʃt/ adj used to describe clothes (such as jeans) that are made lighter in color and softer by being washed with small stones She was wearing stonewashed jeans, a sweater, and cowboy boots …   Useful english dictionary

  • stone-washed — adjective stonewashed jeans etc have been made softer by a washing process in which they are beaten with stones …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Stone-Washed-Jeans — Blue Jeans Stoffstruktur von Jeans Jeans [dʒiːnz] (Pl., auch Sg.:) die; , → engl. jeans, Pl. von: jean = geköperter Baumwollstoff; (dt. selten Nietenhose) sind Hosen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Corner Stone — • Rite regarding the blessing and laying of the Foundation Stone for the building of a church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Corner Stone     Corner Stone      …   Catholic encyclopedia

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