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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Thick heavy expensive material with a raised pattern v. - Weave a design into (textiles).

Usage examples (35)
  • And now I see a woman in a dress of white brocade.
  • In Autumn the leaves of the tree become purple or red, and they are so pretty that people call them "mountain brocade."
  • Quite a few collections really translated it in the idea of brocade: French tapestries, French wall coverings, French fabrics, he says.
  • “Jokh al-Saklát,” rich kind of brocade on broadcloth. for more
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