corduroynoun [ U ]uk /ˈkɔː.də.rɔɪ/ us /ˈkɔːr.də.rɔɪ/
Examples from literature
- Many of the French soldiers were wearing the old uniforms of blue and red, while others were clothed in corduroy.
- One man had corduroy trousers of a faded chewing gum tint.
- The last item of corduroy had vanished from his apparel.
- There was also a gray corduroy dressing-gown, lined with silk.
- When he found opportunity he accosted a man in corduroy.