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Definition of "tulle" [tulle]

  • A fine, often starched net of silk, rayon, or nylon, used especially for veils, tutus, or gowns. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "tulle" in a sentence
  • "But the tulle is not that of fairyland; it is more like the “white samite, mystic, wonderful” of King Arthur [sic]."
  • "I say hair, but really I mean tulle, which is pretending to be hair."
  • "Conjunctivitis has also been recorded from wearing of "tulle" dresses."