• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Camleted Wavy or undulating like camlet; veined.
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In literature:

Brussels, the capital, is a fine city, and is celebrated for its manufactures, particularly for lace, camlet, and carpets.
"The World's Fair" by Anonymous
They wore short camlet cloaks, and exhibited airs of the utmost freedom and boldness.
"The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes" by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
On the night of the Chalmetta's terrible disaster, a man wrapped in a camlet cloak left the cottage, and approached the landing-place.
"Hatchie, the Guardian Slave; or, The Heiress of Bellevue" by Warren T. Ashton
Her dress was of dark red camlet, with high-heeled shoes.
"The Lancashire Witches" by William Harrison Ainsworth
He was a large old man in a green camlet cloak with brass buttons.
"The Pot of Gold" by Mary E. Wilkins
The gowns were neatly made of drab camlet, the waists cut in long peaks, and the skirts hanging in ample folds.
"Elizabeth Fry" by Mrs. E. R. Pitman
They were distinguished by a fireman's cap without front (hence the name "Leather-head"), an old camlet coat, and a lantern.
"Fifth Avenue" by Arthur Bartlett Maurice
During this visit the Camlet cloak was brought out, and Aunt Phebe and I together ripped out the sleeves.
"The Harvest of Years" by Martha Lewis Beckwith Ewell
These were hand woven, or if purchased, were of camlet.
"Confessions of Boyhood" by John Albee
A camlet for best, I dare say, and duffel for every day.
"The Maidens' Lodge" by Emily Sarah Holt
Inside a closet within the room hung a dark blue camlet cloak, and Cyril took it from the hook.
"Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles" by Mrs. Henry Wood
Upon this the Custos was laid, with a horse-blanket spread beneath, and his camlet cloak thrown over him.
"The Maroon" by Mayne Reid
From the wool a kind of camlet cloth is woven.
"The Highlands of Ethiopia" by William Cornwallis Harris
A son of Thomas Martineau, a manufacturer of bombazines and camlets, he was born at Norwich on April 21st, 1805.
"Norfolk Annals A Chronological Record of Remarkable Events in the Nineteeth Century, Vol. 2" by Charles Mackie
History and romance have consecrated the brown camlet overcoat, and trunks of the same material worn by Louis XI.
"The Works of Honoré de Balzac" by HonorĂ© de Balzac
A well-fitted doublet and hose, of a grave colour, were partially concealed by a short camlet cloak of Vandyke brown.
"Rob of the Bowl, Vol. I (of 2)" by John P. Kennedy
There are other races which go dressed with cloaks and bornusses of silk and camlet.
"A Description of the Coasts of East Africa and Malabar" by Duarte Barbosa
He often smiled, but he seldom spoke, And he wore a wig and a camlet cloak.
"In My Nursery" by Laura E. Richards
The flag was made from an officer's blue camlet cloak and the red petticoat of a soldier's wife.
"Historic Highways of America (Vol. 7)" by Archer Butler Hulbert
Among my former friends in the City was a certain Mr. David Camlet who had a shop in Bucklersbury for the sale of musical instruments.
"The Orange Girl" by Walter Besant