Associations to the word «Serge»

Wiktionary

SERGE, noun. (textiles) A type of worsted cloth.
SERGE, noun. (by metonymy) A garment made of this fabric.
SERGE, verb. (sewing) To overlock.
SERGE, noun. A large wax candle used in some church ceremonies.

Dictionary definition

SERGE, noun. A twilled woolen fabric.

Wise words

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Noam Chomsky