2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

jean \jean\ (j[=a]n), noun [Prob. named from Genoa. See {Jane}.]

1. A twilled cotton cloth.

2. (pl.) (j[=e]nz), Same as {blue jeans}. [PJC]

3. (pl.) (j[=e]nz), Pants made of different fabrics, resembling {blue jeans}. [PJC]

{Satin jean}, a kind of jean woven smooth and glossy, after the manner of satin.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: (usually plural) close-fitting trousers of heavy denim for manual work or casual wear [syn: {jean}, {blue jean}, {denim}]

2: a coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric [syn: {denim}, {dungaree}, {jean}]

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