: made typically of soft wool and woven or printed with colorful curved abstract figures
: marked by designs, patterns, or figures typically used in paisley fabrics <a paisley print>
— paisley noun
Examples of PAISLEY
- The wallpaper is a paisley print.
Origin of PAISLEY
First Known Use: 1790
Pais·ley geographical name \ˈpāz-lē\
burgh SW Scotland W of Glasgow pop 84,789
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