- material or products consisting of plaited or woven twigs or osiers; articles made of wicker.
Origin of wickerwork
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Examples from the Web for wickerwork
"A magician who lives on a mountain in a wickerwork castle," was the reply.The Lost Princess of Oz
L. Frank Baum
One seems to see a pitcher protected by a wickerwork covering.The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles
Jean Henri Fabre
Getting out his knife with some difficulty, he began to hack at the wickerwork.
The wickerwork creaked as he gently shook the trunk at short intervals.
The sides and back of the carriage were made of wickerwork matting.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events
- a material consisting of wicker
- (as modifier)a wickerwork chair
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