Part of speech: noun

A fine, soft fabric from Kashmir in India.

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Usage examples "cashmere":

  1. As cloak, she had a kind of scarf of blue cashmere embroidered in gold and lined with blue satin. - "Atlantida", Pierre Benoit.
  2. The last one was made out of some dead Somebody Byrd's black cashmere shawl, I don't know whose, but I can't see the next even in the dim future. - "Phyllis", Maria Thompson Daviess.
  3. Her ladyship sent only last night for a roll of grey cashmere. - "Mary Gray", Katharine Tynan.