Definition of torchon lace in English:

Share this entry

torchon lace

Pronunciation: /ˈtôrSHän ˌlās/

Origin

Mid 19th century: from French, literally 'duster, dishcloth', from torcher 'to wipe'.

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.