- Also called India drugget. a rug from India of coarse hair with cotton or jute.
- a fabric woven wholly or partly of wool, used for clothing.
Origin of drugget
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Examples from the Web for drugget
Has Marshall put the footwarmer in, and is the drugget down?The Giant's Robe
He dropped the drugget and scissors and bent again over the portmanteau.The King of Diamonds
Why, they don't mind you and me more than the drugget under their feet.
"I can at least express the Premier's views" resumed Mr Drugget.
As they took their places Mr Drugget and another member were announced.
- a coarse fabric used as a protective floor-covering, etc
C16: from French droguet useless fabric, from drogue trash
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