Definition of Tapestried in English :

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Tapestried meaning in English

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1. tapestried

hung or decorated with tapestry

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noun plural -tries
a heavy ornamental fabric, often in the form of a picture, used for wall hangings, furnishings, etc, and made by weaving coloured threads into a fixed warp
2.  another word for needlepoint
a colourful and complicated situation
the rich tapestry of city life

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nounWord forms: plural ˈtapestries
a heavy cloth woven by hand or machinery with decorative designs and pictures and used as a wall hanging, furniture covering, etc.
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈtapestried or ˈtapestrying
to decorate as with a tapestry
usually in the pp.

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n. pl. tap·es·tries
a. A heavy cloth woven with rich, often varicolored designs or scenes, usually hung on walls for decoration and sometimes used to cover furniture.
b. A cloth embroidered with designs or scenes, especially one made in the Middle Ages.
2. Something felt to resemble a richly and complexly designed cloth: the tapestry of world history.
tr.v. tap·es·tried (-ĭ-strēd), tap·es·try·ing, tap·es·tries (-ĭ-strēz)
1. To hang or decorate with tapestry.
2. To make, weave, or depict in a tapestry.

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