Translation of "cotton" - English-French dictionary


noun /ˈkotn/

a soft substance got from the seeds of the cotton plant, used in making thread or cloth.

(de/en) coton

the yarn or cloth made from this

a reel of cotton
This shirt is made of cotton
(also adjective) a cotton shirt.
cotton candy

(American) candy floss.

barbe à papa
cottonwool noun

(American absorbent cotton) loose cotton pressed into a mass, for absorbing liquids, wiping or protecting an injury etc

She bathed the wound with cotton wool.

(Translation of “cotton” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)