durrie

[ dur-ee ]
/ ˈdɜr i /

noun


Nearby words

  1. durometer,
  2. duroziez symptom,
  3. durra,
  4. durrell,
  5. durrell, lawrence,
  6. durry,
  7. durrës,
  8. durst,
  9. duruflé,
  10. durum

dhurrie

or dur·rie

[ dur-ee ]
/ ˈdɜr i /

noun

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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British Dictionary definitions for durrie

durrie

/ (ˈdʌrɪ) /

noun

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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