wickerwork


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wick·er·work

 (wĭk′ər-wûrk′)
n.
Furniture or other work made of wicker.

wickerwork

(ˈwɪkəˌwɜːk)
n
(Crafts)
a. a material consisting of wicker
b. (as modifier): a wickerwork chair.

wick•er•work

(ˈwɪk ərˌwɜrk)

n.
material or products consisting of plaited or woven twigs or osiers; articles made of wicker.
[1705–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wickerwork - work made of interlaced slender branches (especially willow branches)wickerwork - 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
عيدان خَيْزَران مَجْدولَه
kurvearbejde
fonott áru
tágavinna, körfugerî
košikársky tovar
sepet işi eşya

wickerwork

[ˈwɪkəwɜːk]
A. N
1. (= objects) → artículos mpl de mimbre
2. [of chair etc] → rejilla f
3. (= craft) → cestería f
B. CPDde mimbre

wickerwork

[ˈwɪkərwɜːrk] nvannerie f

wickerwork

[ˈwɪkəˌwɜːk] noggetti mpl di vimini

wicker

(ˈwikə) adjective
(of eg a chair or basket) made of twigs, rushes etc woven together.
ˈwickerwork noun
articles made in this way.
References in classic literature ?
The inner place he partitioned off with the same wickerwork, but much fairer, and divided into six apartments, so that he had six rooms on a floor, and out of every one of these there was a door: first into the entry, or coming into the main tent, another door into the main tent, and another door into the space or walk that was round it; so that walk was also divided into six equal parts, which served not only for a retreat, but to store up any necessaries which the family had occasion for.
They had thought it was just a wickerwork chair but when they lifted up its cushion to see how much re-upholstering it needed when they saw the plastic chamber pot underneath.
New for this exhibition are some still lifes, created in the same way, and involving painstaking work in some cases to make the patterns on things like jugs and a wickerwork wine holder.
A makeshift wickerwork crucifix hangs over the entrance.
It will run for a month and showcase jewellery, wickerwork, pottery, tattoos and henna painting, among other things.
Transmission has been guaranteed by many symbols that can be found in weaving (the exclusive province of Berber women), jewelry, wickerwork, pottery, tattoos, and henna body painting.
Also, what would I use to paint the wickerwork with?
What is the name of the Spanish sport played with wickerwork rackets?
It rests on an open-sided base displaying a garden complete with marble statues, wickerwork chairs and a maze, through which a marble lion is attempting to find its way.
Many newborn babies started life in a wickerwork laundry basket, carefully lined to make sure that the infant was never in danger of being scratched.
Rebecca Lowry, Manchester AAMERICAN inventor Marshall Burns Lloyd came up with his popular wickerwork style back in 1917 and there were 400 separate designs in the 1930s, ranging from chairs to lamps and even prams.
We were in an open-air cafe in Prestatyn with modernistic, round wickerwork chairs.