drugget

noun
drug·​get | \ˈdrə-gət \

Definition of drugget 

1 : a wool or partly wool fabric formerly used for clothing

2 : a coarse durable cloth used chiefly as a floor covering

3 : a rug having a cotton warp and a wool filling

First Known Use of drugget

1564, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for drugget

Middle French droguet, diminutive of drogue trash, drug

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