Meaning of lisle

lisle

Pronunciation: (līl), [key]
— n.
  1. knit goods, as gloves or hose, made of lisle thread.
  2. See
—adj.
  1. made of lisle thread.

Lisle

Pronunciation: (lēl for 1–3 līl for 4), [key]
— n.
  1. See
  2. See
  3. former name of
  4. a town in NE Illinois. 13,625.
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