Definition of Cotton. Meaning of Cotton. Synonyms of Cotton

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Definition of Cotton

Cotton
Cotton Cot"ton, v. i. 1. To rise with a regular nap, as cloth does. [Obs.] It cottons well; it can not choose but bear A pretty nap. --Family of Love. 2. To go on prosperously; to succeed. [Obs.] New, Hephestion, does not this matter cotton as I would? --Lyly. 3. To unite; to agree; to make friends; -- usually followed by with. [Colloq.] A quarrel will end in one of you being turned off, in which case it will not be easy to cotton with another. --Swift. Didst see, Frank, how the old goldsmith cottoned in with his beggarly companion? --Sir W. Scott. 4. To take a liking to; to stick to one as cotton; -- used with to. [Slang]

Meaning of Cotton from wikipedia

- Cotton is a soft, fluffy staple fiber that grows in a boll, or protective case, around the seeds of the cotton plants of the genus Gossypium in the mallow...
- A cotton gin – meaning "cotton engine" – is a machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds, enabling much greater productivity...
- (born 3 September 1981), known professionally by her maiden name Fearne Cotton, is an English television and radio presenter. She has presented television...
- Danielle Amara Cotton, QFSM (born 11 June 1969) is a British firefighter. Since 2017, she has served as the Commissioner of the London Fire Brigade and...
- Cotton candy is a spun sugar confection that resembles cotton. It usually contains small amounts of flavoring and/or food coloring. The candy is made...
- The Cotton Bowl Cl****ic, also simply known as the Cotton Bowl, is an American college football bowl game that has been held annually in the Dallas–Fort...
- "Cotton-E**** Joe" (also known as "Cotton-Eye Joe") is a traditional American country folk song po****r at various times throughout the United States and...
- currently operates eight brands; Cotton On, Cotton On Body, Cotton On Kids, Rubi, Typo, Cotton On LOST, Factorie and Supré. Cotton On was founded in 1991, with...
- Cotton Bowl Stadium is an outdoor stadium in Dallas, Texas, United States, opening in 1930 at the site of the State Fair of Texas. Concerts or other events...
- Will Cotton (born 1965 in Melrose, M****achusetts, U.S.) is an American painter. His work primarily features landscapes composed of sweets, often inhabited...
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