noun \ˈta-ˌpē, ta-ˈpē\

Definition of TAPIS

:  a small tapestry used for hangings and floor and table coverings
on the tapis
:  under consideration

Origin of TAPIS

Anglo-French — more at tapestry
First Known Use: 15th century


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