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Meaning of SARCENET

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sarce"net\, n. [OF. sarcenet; cf. LL. saracenicum
cloth made by Saracens. See {Saracen}.]
A species of fine thin silk fabric, used for linings, etc.
[Written also {sarsenet}.]

      Thou green sarcenet flap for a sore eye. --Shak.

 

 

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