a house slipper, especially one for men, made of carpet material.
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- carpet grass,
- carpet knight,
- carpet moth,
- carpet plot,
- carpet shark,
- carpet snake,
- carpet sweeper,
- carpet tack,
- carpet tile,
- carpet tiles
Origin of carpet slipper
First recorded in 1850–55
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Examples from the Web for 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
one of a pair of slippers, originally one made with woollen uppers resembling carpeting
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