- a carpet woven like Brussels carpet, on a Jacquard loom but having the loops cut to form a velvet pile.
Origin of Wilton1
- a town in SW Connecticut.
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Tell Mr. Wilton that my mother is dead, if he wishes to know.
But tell me, why you were not at Mrs. Wilton's large party last night?The Monctons: A Novel, Volume I
Mrs. Wilton put some notes on the table and stole out on tip-toe.
Mrs. Wilton followed him to the back of the shop, where there was a winding staircase.
Mrs. Wilton's hair and eyelashes and her furs were powdered with tiny drops.
- a kind of carpet with a close velvet pile of cut loops