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



BrE BrE//tjuːl//
; NAmE NAmE//tuːl//
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a type of soft fine cloth made of silk, nylon, etc. and full of very small holes, used especially for making veils and dresses Word Originearly 19th cent.: from Tulle, a town in SW France, where it was first made.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tulle