passementerie(redirected from Passementarie)
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Ornamental trimming for a garment, as braid, lace, or metallic beads.
[French, from passement, ornamental braid, cloth, from Old French, a passing, from passer, to pass; see pass.]
passementerie(pæsˈmɛntrɪ; French pɑsmɑ̃tri)
(Textiles) a decorative trimming of gimp, cord, beads, braid, etc
[C16: from Old French passement, from passer to trim, pass]
trimming of braid, cord, bead, etc., in any of various forms.
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|Noun||1.||passementerie - a decoration or adornment on a garment; "the trimming on a hat"; "the trim on a shirt"|
adornment - a decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness
miniver - trimming on ceremonial robes consisting of white or light grey fur