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wick·er

 (wĭk′ər)
n.
1. Flexible twigs, branches, plant stems, or pieces of synthetic material, used for making baskets or furniture.
2. Wickerwork.

[Middle English wiker, of Scandinavian origin; see weik- in Indo-European roots.]

wicker

(ˈwɪkə)
n
1. (Forestry) a slender flexible twig or shoot, esp of willow
2. (Forestry) short for wickerwork
adj
(Forestry) made, consisting of, or constructed from wicker
[C14: from Scandinavian; compare Swedish viker, Danish viger willow, Swedish vika to bend]

wick•er

(ˈwɪk ər)

n.
1. a slender, pliant twig; osier.
2. plaited or woven twigs or osiers as the material of baskets, chairs, etc.; wickerwork.
3. something made of wickerwork, as a basket.
adj.
4. consisting or made of wicker: a wicker chair.
5. covered with wicker: a wicker jug.
[1300–50; Middle English < Scandinavian; compare dial. Swedish vikker willow; akin to weak]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wicker - slender flexible branches or twigs (especially of willow or some canes)wicker - slender flexible branches or twigs (especially of willow or some canes); used for wickerwork
wood - the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
2.wicker - work made of interlaced slender branches (especially willow branches)wicker - work made of interlaced slender branches (especially willow branches)
piece of work, work - a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing; "it is not regarded as one of his more memorable works"; "the symphony was hailed as an ingenious work"; "he was indebted to the pioneering work of John Dewey"; "the work of an active imagination"; "erosion is the work of wind or water over time"
Translations
غُصْن رَفيع من الخَيْزَران
kurve-
vitsa
vesszõbõl font
tága-
iš vytelių
pīts
sepet işi/örgüsü

wicker

[ˈwɪkəʳ]
A. Nmimbre m or f
B. CPDde mimbre

wicker

[ˈwɪkər] n
(= stick, stem) → osier m
(also wickerwork) → vannerie f

wicker

nKorbgeflecht nt
adj attrKorb-; wicker furnitureKorbmöbel pl

wicker

:
wicker (arm)chair
nKorbsessel m
wicker basket
n(Weiden)korb m
wicker fence
nWeidenzaun m
wickerwork
n (= activity)Korbflechten nt; (= material)Korbgeflecht nt; (= articles)Korbwaren pl
adjKorb-; wicker chairKorbsessel m; wicker basketWeidenkorb m

wicker

[ˈwɪkəʳ]
1. nvimini mpl
2. adjdi vimini

wicker

(ˈwikə) adjective
(of eg a chair or basket) made of twigs, rushes etc woven together.
ˈwickerwork noun
articles made in this way.
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