Usage examples for flannel

  1. From under a short waistcoat there appeared a gaudy yellow and black flannel shirt, which hung outside his trousers instead of being tucked in them. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  2. Mrs. Smithers, with her private spade and her odorous lantern, was at the spot first, closely seconded by Mrs. Dodd, in a voluminous garment of red flannel which had seen all of its best days and not a few of its worst. – At the Sign of the Jack O'Lantern by Myrtle Reed
  3. His suit of loose gray flannel gave her a feeling that it had been borrowed from some one she lovingly knew. – Linda Condon by Joseph Hergesheimer
  4. You hold on all o' you for a spell, and I'll be back; and vanished in the closet with an old flannel shirt and the whiskey. – Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  5. Just unbutton it here- touching the front- and your flannel waistcoat, if you wear one. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  6. Hot water bag with flannel cover. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  7. We have pretty brown duck and also blue flannel suits. – Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom by Trumbull White
  8. His mother plunged them in a bowl of ice- cold water, and then rubbed them with flannel, and so thawed them out; but that could not save him from the pain of their coming to: it was intense, and there must have been a time afterwards when he did not use his feet. – A Boy's Town by W. D. Howells
  9. His green sport coat was new, his flannel trousers were new, his shoes were new- from neck to sole he fairly shrieked with newness. – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  10. He found him in his sitting- room, the place beautifully tidy, Paul lying on the sofa in a silk shirt and a white- flannel jacket, reading a modern novel. – The Twilight of the Souls by Louis Couperus
  11. " Master Fisher," said she, " Mrs Wisdom's just sent back that flannel shirt of yours." – The Cock-House at Fellsgarth by Talbot Baines Reed
  12. From the outside they looked like red flannel and from the way Eleanor handled them it was evident that they also were hot. – Turn About Eleanor by Ethel M. Kelley
  13. He turned his back toward them, unbuttoned the flap of his flannel shirt, and reached inside. – The Plunderer by Roy Norton
  14. Sit down and dry your wet feet, and put the bird in my basket on this warm flannel. – Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag by Louisa M. Alcott
  15. You can't dine out in a red flannel shirt and slippers. – Bohemians of the Latin Quarter by Henry Murger
  16. He wears a brown flannel shirt and a blue four- in- hand tie, and a good ready- made suit. –  by
  17. The journey to Fort O'Call was a procession of triumph, for, as it was summer, there was plenty of food, the missionary had been a success, and he had distributed many gifts of beads and flannel. – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  18. Zackey having fixed his candle in the same manner, both of them put on their red- stained flannel shirts and linen coats, and traversed the level until they reached the bottom of the ladder- shaft. – Deep Down, a Tale of the Cornish Mines by R.M. Ballantyne