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DAMASK

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does damask mean? 

DAMASK (noun)
  The noun DAMASK has 2 senses:

1. a table linen made from linen with a damask pattern
2. a fabric of linen or cotton or silk or wool with a reversible pattern woven into it

  Familiarity information: DAMASK used as a noun is rare.


DAMASK (adjective)
  The adjective DAMASK has 1 sense:

1. having a woven pattern

  Familiarity information: DAMASK used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


DAMASK (noun)


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Meaning:

A table linen made from linen with a damask pattern

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("damask" is a kind of...):

napery; table linen (linens for the dining table)


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Meaning:

A fabric of linen or cotton or silk or wool with a reversible pattern woven into it

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

damask fabric; damask

Hypernyms ("damask" is a kind of...):

cloth; fabric; material; textile (artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers)


DAMASK (adjective)


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Meaning:

Having a woven pattern

Context example:

damask table linens

Similar:

fancy (not plain; decorative or ornamented)


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