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brocade

bro·cade

 (brō-kād′)
n.
A heavy fabric interwoven with a rich, raised design.

[Spanish or Portuguese brocado, from Italian brocato, from brocco, twisted thread, from Vulgar Latin *brocca, spike, from Latin brocchus, projecting, of Celtic origin.]

bro·cade′ v.
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brocade

(brəʊˈkeɪd)
n
(Textiles)
a. a rich fabric woven with a raised design, often using gold or silver threads
b. (as modifier): brocade curtains.
vb
(Textiles) (tr) to weave with such a design
[C17: from Spanish brocado, from Italian broccato embossed fabric, from brocco spike, from Latin brochus projecting; see broach1]
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bro•cade

(broʊˈkeɪd)

n., v. -cad•ed, -cad•ing. n.
1. fabric woven with an elaborate raised design, often using gold or silver thread.
v.t.
2. to weave with a raised design or figure.
[1555–65; earlier brocado < Sp < Italian broccato embossed (fabric)]
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brocade


Past participle: brocaded
Gerund: brocading

Imperative
brocade
brocade
Present
I brocade
you brocade
he/she/it brocades
we brocade
you brocade
they brocade
Preterite
I brocaded
you brocaded
he/she/it brocaded
we brocaded
you brocaded
they brocaded
Present Continuous
I am brocading
you are brocading
he/she/it is brocading
we are brocading
you are brocading
they are brocading
Present Perfect
I have brocaded
you have brocaded
he/she/it has brocaded
we have brocaded
you have brocaded
they have brocaded
Past Continuous
I was brocading
you were brocading
he/she/it was brocading
we were brocading
you were brocading
they were brocading
Past Perfect
I had brocaded
you had brocaded
he/she/it had brocaded
we had brocaded
you had brocaded
they had brocaded
Future
I will brocade
you will brocade
he/she/it will brocade
we will brocade
you will brocade
they will brocade
Future Perfect
I will have brocaded
you will have brocaded
he/she/it will have brocaded
we will have brocaded
you will have brocaded
they will have brocaded
Future Continuous
I will be brocading
you will be brocading
he/she/it will be brocading
we will be brocading
you will be brocading
they will be brocading
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been brocading
you have been brocading
he/she/it has been brocading
we have been brocading
you have been brocading
they have been brocading
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been brocading
you will have been brocading
he/she/it will have been brocading
we will have been brocading
you will have been brocading
they will have been brocading
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been brocading
you had been brocading
he/she/it had been brocading
we had been brocading
you had been brocading
they had been brocading
Conditional
I would brocade
you would brocade
he/she/it would brocade
we would brocade
you would brocade
they would brocade
Past Conditional
I would have brocaded
you would have brocaded
he/she/it would have brocaded
we would have brocaded
you would have brocaded
they would have brocaded
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011

brocade

A heavy fabric with a raised design.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brocade - thick heavy expensive material with a raised patternbrocade - thick heavy expensive material with a raised pattern
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
Verb1.brocade - weave a design into (textiles)
handicraft - a craft that requires skillful hands
tissue, weave - create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton; "tissue textiles"
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Translations
نَسيجٌ مُقَصَّب
brokát
brokade
BrokatBrokatstoff
brokát
brokatas
brokāts
brokat
brokátbrokátový
brokarsırmalı diba

brocade

[brəʊˈkeɪd] Nbrocado m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

brocade

[brəˈkeɪd] nbrocart m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

brocade

nBrokat m
attrBrokat-, brokaten
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

brocade

[brəʊˈkeɪd] nbroccato
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

brocade

(brəˈkeid) , ((American) brəu-) noun, adjective
(of) a (usually silk) material having a raised design on it. curtains made of blue brocade; brocade curtains.
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