Adjective "interfacing" definition and examples

(Interfacing may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈɪntəfeɪsɪŋ/

Definitions and examples

noun

An extra layer of material or an adhesive stiffener that is applied to the facing of a garment to add support.
  1. 'Outer fabric, interfacings, linings, shoulder pads, and finishes all react differently when washed.'
  2. 'For the best results, apply a lightweight fusible interfacing to the facings and the upper collar.'

More definitions

1. a woven or nonwoven material used between the facing and outer fabric of a garment, as in the collar and lapels of a jacket, to add body and give support and shape to the garment.

More examples(as adjective)

"ribs can be interfacing."