drawnwork

noun
drawn·​work | \ ˈdrȯn-ˌwərk How to pronounce drawnwork (audio) \

Definition of drawnwork

: decoration on cloth made by drawing out threads according to a pattern

First Known Use of drawnwork

1594, in the meaning defined above

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“Drawnwork.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drawnwork. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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