Definition of sprigged in English:


Syllabification: sprigged
Pronunciation: /spriɡd


(Chiefly of fabric or paper) decorated with a design of sprigs of leaves or flowers.
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  • Jane, after careful deliberation, had decided to tie up her tresses in a loose bun with green and red flowers to match her sprigged white gown.
  • Think beautifully embroidered white bedding on a dark framed wooden bed, or delicate flower sprigged curtains in a kitchen.

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