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ap·pli·qué

 (ăp′lĭ-kā′)
n.
A decoration or ornament, as in needlework, made by cutting pieces of one material and applying them to the surface of another.
tr.v. ap·pli·quéd, ap·pli·qué·ing, ap·pli·qués
To decorate by cutting pieces of one material and applying them to the surface of another.

[French, past participle of appliquer, to apply, from Latin applicāre, to affix; see apply.]

appliqué

or

applique

n
1. (Knitting & Sewing) a decoration or trimming of one material sewn or otherwise fixed onto another
2. (Knitting & Sewing) the practice of decorating in this way
vb, -qués, -quéing or -quéd
(Knitting & Sewing) (tr) to sew or fix (a decoration) on as an appliqué
[C18: from French, literally: applied]

ap•pli•qué

(ˌæp lɪˈkeɪ)

n.
1. a cutout design that is sewn upon or otherwise applied to a piece of material.
v.t.
2. to apply (a cutout) as an appliqué to.
[1835–45; < French: applied, fastened to]

applique


Past participle: appliquéd
Gerund: appliquéing

Imperative
applique
applique
Present
I applique
you applique
he/she/it appliqués
we applique
you applique
they applique
Preterite
I appliquéd
you appliquéd
he/she/it appliquéd
we appliquéd
you appliquéd
they appliquéd
Present Continuous
I am appliquéing
you are appliquéing
he/she/it is appliquéing
we are appliquéing
you are appliquéing
they are appliquéing
Present Perfect
I have appliquéd
you have appliquéd
he/she/it has appliquéd
we have appliquéd
you have appliquéd
they have appliquéd
Past Continuous
I was appliquéing
you were appliquéing
he/she/it was appliquéing
we were appliquéing
you were appliquéing
they were appliquéing
Past Perfect
I had appliquéd
you had appliquéd
he/she/it had appliquéd
we had appliquéd
you had appliquéd
they had appliquéd
Future
I will applique
you will applique
he/she/it will applique
we will applique
you will applique
they will applique
Future Perfect
I will have appliquéd
you will have appliquéd
he/she/it will have appliquéd
we will have appliquéd
you will have appliquéd
they will have appliquéd
Future Continuous
I will be appliquéing
you will be appliquéing
he/she/it will be appliquéing
we will be appliquéing
you will be appliquéing
they will be appliquéing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been appliquéing
you have been appliquéing
he/she/it has been appliquéing
we have been appliquéing
you have been appliquéing
they have been appliquéing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been appliquéing
you will have been appliquéing
he/she/it will have been appliquéing
we will have been appliquéing
you will have been appliquéing
they will have been appliquéing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been appliquéing
you had been appliquéing
he/she/it had been appliquéing
we had been appliquéing
you had been appliquéing
they had been appliquéing
Conditional
I would applique
you would applique
he/she/it would applique
we would applique
you would applique
they would applique
Past Conditional
I would have appliquéd
you would have appliquéd
he/she/it would have appliquéd
we would have appliquéd
you would have appliquéd
they would have appliquéd

appliqué

1. An alien material applied to the surface of an art object or painting for ornamentation.
2. A decoration stitched to a garment or piece of material, or the technique of doing this.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.appliqué - a decorative design made of one material sewn over anotherapplique - a decorative design made of one material sewn over another
stitchery, sewing - needlework on which you are working with needle and thread; "she put her sewing back in the basket"
Verb1.appliqué - sew on as a decorationapplique - sew on as a decoration    
adorn, decorate, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify - make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
Translations
applikere

appliqué

[æˈpliːkeɪ] N (also appliqué lace, appliqué work) → encaje m de aplicación

applique

appliqué [əˈpliːkeɪ]
n
(craft)application f
(= piece of fabric) → applique f
modif [design, motif] → en appliqué; [cushion, bedspread] → en appliqué

appliqué

(Sew)
nApplikationen pl; to do appliquéapplizieren
adj attr appliqué workStickerei f

appliqué

[æˈpliːkeɪ] n (Sewing) → applicazione f
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