What does serge mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. serge(noun)

    a twilled woolen fabric

Wiktionary

  1. serge(Noun)

    a type of worsted cloth

Webster Dictionary

  1. Serge(noun)

    a woolen twilled stuff, much used as material for clothing for both sexes

    Etymology: [F. serge, sarge, originally, a silken stuff, fr. L. serica, f. or neut. pl. of sericus silken. See Sericeous, Silk.]

  2. Serge(noun)

    a large wax candle used in the ceremonies of various churches

    Etymology: [F. serge, sarge, originally, a silken stuff, fr. L. serica, f. or neut. pl. of sericus silken. See Sericeous, Silk.]

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  1. Serge

    Serge is a type of twill fabric that has diagonal lines or ridges on both sides, made with a two-up, two-down weave. The worsted variety is used in making military uniforms, suits, great coats and trench coats. Its counterpart, silk serge, is used for linings. French serge is a softer, finer variety. The word is also used for a high quality woolen woven.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Serge

    sėrj, n. a strong twilled fabric, once of silk, now usually of worsted.—n. Sergette′, a thin serge. [Fr.,—L. serica, silk—Seres, the Chinese.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of serge in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of serge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of serge in a Sentence

  1. President Francois Hollande:

    Serge Lazarevic, Serge Lazarevic, is free, france has no more hostages, in any part of the world.

  2. President Francois Hollande:

    Serge Lazarevic, our last hostage, is free, france has no more hostages, in any part of the world.

  3. Kendrick Perkins:

    What happened was I was talking to my old teammate, Serge, walking into halftime telling him ‘We about to win this game,’ and Drake butted in talking s--- to me. So I said something back to him.

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