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paisley

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adjective, often capitalized pais·ley \ˈpāz-lē\

Simple Definition of paisley

  • : covered in a pattern made up of colorful curved shapes

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of paisley

  1. 1 :  made typically of soft wool and woven or printed with colorful curved abstract figures

  2. 2 :  marked by designs, patterns, or figures typically used in paisley fabrics <a paisley print>

paisley noun

Examples of paisley in a sentence

  1. The wallpaper is a paisley print.



Origin of paisley

Paisley, Scotland


First Known Use: 1790

Rhymes with paisley


Paisley

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geographical name Pais·ley \ˈpāz-lē\

Definition of Paisley

  1. burgh SW Scotland W of Glasgow pop 84,789





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