- a thick, nonpile cotton rug of India.
Origin of dhurrie
First recorded in 1875–80, dhurrie is from the Hindi word darī
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- a cotton carpet made in India, often in rectangular pieces fringed at the ends: sometimes used as a sofa cover, wall hanging, etc
Word Origin for durrie
from Hindi darī
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