Associations to the word «Lining»

Wiktionary

LINING, noun. A covering for the inside surface of something.
LINING, noun. The material used for such a covering.
LINING, noun. The act of attaching such a covering.
LINING, verb. Present participle of line

Dictionary definition

LINING, noun. A protective covering that protects an inside surface.
LINING, noun. A piece of cloth that is used as the inside surface of a garment.
LINING, noun. Providing something with a surface of a different material.
LINING, noun. The act of attaching an inside lining (to a garment or curtain etc.).

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats