Usage examples for calico

  1. Then came rolls of calico and woollen pieces, some of which were very pretty, and would make nice doll's dresses, Mell thought. – Nine Little Goslings by Susan Coolidge
  2. For a time the Calico Clown knew nothing of what happened. – The Story of Calico Clown by Laura Lee Hope
  3. Emperor was clad in a calico gown of ancient style, with a market basket tucked in the curl of his trunk. – The-Circus-Boys-on-the-Flying-Rings-or-Making-the-Start-in-the-Sawdust-Life by Darlington, Edgar B. P.