(also tatami mat)
noun (plural same or tatamis)
A rush-covered straw mat forming a traditional Japanese floor covering.
- I made an executive decision about my life and downgraded my bed to a cheap tatami mat, a traditional straw Japanese mat meant for sleeping.
- She said when she moved in all the rooms were designed in Japanese style with tatami on the floor.
- My room had a wood floor with a tatami mat over it.
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