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magic carpet

noun

Simple Definition of magic carpet

  • in stories : a carpet that can carry a person through the air

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of magic carpet

in stories

  1. :  a carpet that can carry a person through the air

Word by Word Definitions

magicplay
  1. :  the use of means (as charms or spells) believed to have supernatural power over natural forces

    :  magic rites or incantations

    :  an extraordinary power or influence seemingly from a supernatural source

  1. :  of or relating to magic

    :  having seemingly supernatural qualities or powers

    :  giving a feeling of enchantment

  1. :  to produce, remove, or influence by magic

carpetplay
  1. :  a heavy often tufted fabric used as a floor covering

    :  a floor covering made of this fabric

    :  a surface or layer resembling or suggesting a carpet


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