Definition of georgette noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌdʒɔːˈdʒet//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʒɔːrˈdʒet//
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a type of thin silk or cotton cloth, used for making clothes Word Origin early 20th cent.: named after Georgette de la Plante (c.1900), French dressmaker.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: georgette