Definition of folkweave in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfəʊkwiːv/


[mass noun] British
A rough, loosely woven fabric.
Example sentences
  • During the intervals we sing folk songs to our public, show the pieces of craft work done in Sárköz, their folkweave, ceramic stuff.
  • Similar to these, however, with a more pronounced width are shalvars - baggy trousers, made of white or black folkweave woolen fabric.

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