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Synonyms of buckram

Noun


1. buckram, fabric, cloth, material, textile

usage: a coarse cotton fabric stiffened with glue; used in bookbinding and to stiffen clothing

Verb


1. buckram, stiffen

usage: stiffen with or as with buckram; "buckram the skirt"

Adjective


1. starchy, stiff, buckram, formal (vs. informal)

usage: rigidly formal; "a starchy manner"; "the letter was stiff and formal"; "his prose has a buckram quality"

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