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drugget

Saltos de línea: drug|get
Pronunciación: /ˈdrʌɡɪt
 
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Definición de drugget en inglés:

sustantivo

1 [mass noun] A coarse woven fabric used to make floor coverings.
Example sentences
  • They wore flannel shirts over loose-fitting pants fashioned of drugget.
  • The floor was scuffed and in need of polish, and a carpet that had been expensive and very beautiful three or four years ago served the purpose of a strip of drugget down the length of the room.
1.1 [count noun] A floor covering made of drugget.

Origen

mid 16th century: from French droguet, from drogue in the sense 'poor-quality article'.

Words that rhyme with drugget

nugget

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