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carpet slipper

  1. a house slipper, especially one for men, made of carpet material.
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Origin of carpet slipper

First recorded in 1850–55
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Historical Examples of carpet slipper

  • Her carpet-slipper had come off, and as she wore no hosiery, the situation was indeed embarrassing.

    The Great White Tribe in Filipinia

    Paul T. Gilbert

British Dictionary definitions for carpet slipper

carpet slipper

  1. one of a pair of slippers, originally one made with woollen uppers resembling carpeting
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