Venise lace

noun
Ve·​nise lace | \ və̇ˈnēs, ˈvenə̇s- \
variants: or less commonly Venise
plural -s

Definition of Venise lace

2 : a machine-made imitation of Venetian point made by the burnt-out process

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for Venise lace

venise from French, from Venise Venice, from Italian Venezia, from Latin Venetia

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About Venise lace

Dictionary Entries Near Venise lace

venireman

Venise lace

venison

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for Venise lace

Cite this Entry

“Venise lace.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Venise%20lace. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!