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 Your piece is a basket weave jardinière, a decorative pot for displaying plants or flowers. oregonlive, 3 Mar. 2021 An intricate basket weave inlay is framed by a pure white body and single plush cushion. Susan Hall Mahon, Southern Living, 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, 9 Apr. 2020 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, 19 Oct. 2019 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, 19 Oct. 2019 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, 19 Oct. 2019 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, 19 Oct. 2019 Soon basket weave, penny-round and hex designs became ubiquitous in homes. Michelle Brunner, Twin Cities, 19 Oct. 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 26 Oct. 2021.

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