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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A wall hanging of heavy handwoven fabric with pictorial designs.

Usage examples (34)
  • He asked me if the arras were a present, to which I answered in the affirmative, as the prince was by, lest it might be seized.
  • In older English "arras" is used also for tapestry.
  • Another good night of 'arras' and it was great to see the Ronnie Baxter road show still trucking on.
  • Cloths of gold, and arras were hanged on the wall, for more
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