basket weave

noun

Definition of basket weave

: a textile weave resembling the checkered pattern of a plaited basket also : something resembling this weave

Examples of basket weave in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web An intricate basket weave inlay is framed by a pure white body and single plush cushion. Susan Hall Mahon, Southern Living, "Coastal Living Has a New Furniture Line (You're Going to Want It All!)," 29 June 2020 Almost everything in the guest rooms is custom-crafted by regional artisans, from baskets woven out of Balinese orchid vines to botanically tinted tapestries. Rebecca Misner, Condé Nast Traveler, "At These Hotels, the Decor Tells a Hidden Story," 9 Apr. 2020 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, "Tiny tiles are making a big comeback, with a modern twist," 19 Oct. 2019 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, "Tiny tiles are making a big comeback, with a modern twist," 19 Oct. 2019 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, "Tiny tiles are making a big comeback, with a modern twist," 19 Oct. 2019 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, "Tiny tiles are making a big comeback, with a modern twist," 19 Oct. 2019 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, "Tiny tiles are making a big comeback, with a modern twist," 19 Oct. 2019 Opposite the tanks, the wall is a 16-by-10-foot metallic basket weave. Judy Rose, Detroit Free Press, "$1.1M Shelby Township home is one of the most visually striking in SE Michigan," 23 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of basket weave

1886, in the meaning defined above

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“Basket weave.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/basket%20weave. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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