cottoning meaning


    Definition of cottoning in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFcottonSGcottonsPT, PPcottonedSUF-ing
    1. present participle of cotton.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Spielvogel said wet cleaning also has limitations; while it is fine for cottons and fabrics worn in warm climates, he said, it can damage heavy wools or structured clothes like suit jackets.
        • Spatial patterns of Verticillium dahliae microsclerotia were characterized in commercial cotton fields through quadrat and point sampling in 1994 and 2013, respectively.
        • He tried sneaking it past them, but they didn't cotton to his attempts.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Cotton socklets at Bloomingdale’s; Ralph Lauren Prospect chinos.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles
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      1. en cottoning on
      2. en cottoning to
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Meaning of cottoning for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "cottoning" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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