What are some opposite words for cotton?

Antonyms for cotton
ˈkɒt n

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cotton, cotton fiber, cotton wool(noun)

    soft silky fibers from cotton plants in their raw state

    Synonyms:
    cotton wool, cotton plant, cotton fiber

  2. cotton(noun)

    fabric woven from cotton fibers

    Synonyms:
    cotton wool, cotton plant, cotton fiber

  3. cotton, cotton plant(noun)

    erect bushy mallow plant or small tree bearing bolls containing seeds with many long hairy fibers

    Synonyms:
    cotton wool, cotton plant, cotton fiber

  4. cotton(verb)

    thread made of cotton fibers

    Synonyms:
    cotton wool, cotton plant, cotton fiber

  5. cotton(verb)

    take a liking to

    "cotton to something"

Editors Contribution

  1. fabric

    a type of cloth

    the curtain is made of fabric

    Submitted by acronimous on February 19, 2019

How to use cotton in a sentence?

  1. Mouaz Moustafa:

    They've got the cotton and the wheat.

  2. Sara Daise:

    Oh, they just love picking cotton, but they were resisting. They were organizing.

  3. Mark Kirk:

    For Tom Cotton, a decorated military officer, to accuse him of treason is way over the top.

  4. Peter Goadsby:

    I see no sense in complicating what can be done with a cotton swab on the physician’s couch.

  5. Phil Gramm:

    Half the world does not know the joys of wearing cotton underwear. (promoting US exports, as quoted in Time)

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