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American English: /ˌæpləˈkeɪ/
British English: /əˈpliːkeɪ/

Translation of appliqué in Spanish:


uncountable and countable
  • (technique) (labor que consiste en hacer aplicaciones o apliques en una tela)
    (before noun) decorated with appliqué work
    decorado con aplicaciones or apliques or apliqués
    Example sentences
    • The sharp points are fine enough for lace, cutwork, appliqué, tailoring and hand needlework.
    • Throughout 2004 appliqué and embroidery on clothes and fabrics will be much stronger and more extravagant, yet remain dignified.
    • The islands are known for a textile art called tivaevae, practiced by women, which combines appliqué and embroidery.

transitive verb appliqués, appliquéing, appliquéd

  • decorar ( or bordar etc. ) con aplicaciones or apliques
    Example sentences
    • They are made out of felted wool scraps that are appliquéd with a blanket stitch to a wool background.
    • As they were repaired, many were appliquéd with coffins, labelled with the names of departed family members.
    • The creative, well-crafted articles chosen may include not only bestsellers, such as patchwork vests and embellished sweatshirts, but also local artists' quilts and pillows appliquéd with the town's logo.
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