Part of speech: noun

A fabric woven from flax; articles made of linen.

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Usage examples "linen":

  1. I have no doubt we shall be told that it is a foolish thing to wash dirty linen in public; but much better wash it in public than wear it foul. - "London to Ladysmith via Pretoria", Winston Spencer Churchill.
  2. And Solomon had horses brought out of Egypt, and linen yarn: the king's merchants received the linen yarn at a price. - "The Unity of Civilization", Various.
  3. Some linen for her last robe. - "Semiramis and Other Plays Semiramis, Carlotta And The Poet", Olive Tilford Dargan.