Cotton is a soft, fluffy staple fiber that grows in a boll, or protective capsule,
The plant is a shrub native to tropical and subtropical regions around the world, including the Americas, Africa,
The fiber is most often spun into yarn or thread and used to make a soft, breathable textile.
Now that she had rested and had fed from the luncheon tray Mrs. Broome had just removed, she had reverted to her normal gaiety.  She looked cool in a grey tailored cotton dress with a terracotta scarf and shoes and her hair a black silk helmet.
Used in the Middle of Sentence
He tried sneaking it past them, but they didn't cotton to his attempts.
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.
Used in the Beginning of Sentence
Cotton socklets at Bloomingdales; Ralph Lauren Prospect chinos.
Meaning of cotton for the defined word.
Grammatically, this word "cotton" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.