cramoisie

noun
cram·​oi·​sie
variants: or cramoisy \ ˈkraməzē , krəˈmȯi-​ , ˈkraˌmȯi-​ \
plural cramoisies

Definition of cramoisie

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: crimson cloth

cramoisie

adjective
variants: or cramoisy \ " \

Definition of cramoisie (Entry 2 of 2)

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History and Etymology for cramoisie

Noun

Middle English cremesye, crammasy, from Middle French cremosi, cramoisi, adjective

Adjective

Middle English crymysy, cramysse, from Middle French cremosi, cramoisi, from Arabic qirmizīred of the kermes

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“Cramoisie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cramoisie. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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