What does the word tulle mean?

Usage examples for tulle

  1. She is in black bicycle bloomers and a white, short duck jacket- a straw hat with a wide blue ribbon band, and a fluffy piece of white tulle tied at the side of her neck. – The Real Latin Quarter by F. Berkeley Smith
  2. The waist is high in the shoulders, V shaped in front and back, with small flowing sleeves, finished with plaitings of white silk tulle. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  3. I believe the bride's veil is usually 'of tulle, caught with a diamond star, the gift of the groom. – Flower of the Dusk by Myrtle Reed