- (of a fabric) having a small and elaborate pattern.
- a fabric having a faconne pattern or motif.
- the small and elaborate pattern on a faconne fabric.
Origin of faconne
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
- denoting a fabric with the design woven in
- such a fabric
C19: French, from façonner to fashion
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012