chiffon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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chiffonnoun [U]

uk   /ˈʃɪf.ɒn/  us   /ʃɪˈfɑːn/
a very ​thin, ​almosttransparentcloth of silk or nylon

chiffonadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈʃɪf.ɒn/  us   /ʃɪˈfɑːn/ US
used to refer to ​food that is made ​light by ​adding the ​clearpart of ​eggs that have been ​beaten: lemon chiffon ​pie
(Definition of chiffon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chiffon”
in Spanish gasa…
in Vietnamese sa, the…
in Malaysian kain sifon…
in Thai ผ้าชีฟอง…
in French mousseline (de soie)…
in German der Chiffon…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雪纺绸,薄绸, 尼龙绸…
in Turkish şifon kumaş…
in Russian шифон…
in Indonesian sifon…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雪紡綢,薄綢, 尼龍綢…
in Polish szyfon…
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