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dhurrie

or dur·rie

[dur-ee]
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noun
  1. a thick, nonpile cotton rug of India.

Origin of dhurrie

First recorded in 1875–80, dhurrie is from the Hindi word darī
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Historical Examples

  • For example the Dhurrie rug is woven in several districts of the northern provinces.

    Rugs: Oriental and Occidental, Antique & Modern

    Rosa Belle Holt

  • I rested on my dhurrie under an oak till the caravan came up.


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