English - English Dictionary

buckram: noun: ˈbʌkrəm

Few words

buckrama coarse cotton fabric stiffened with glue; used in bookbinding and to stiffen clothing
buckramstiffen with or as with buckram; "buckram the skirt"
buckramrigidly formal; "a starchy manner"; "the letter was stiff and formal"; "his prose has a buckram quality"