nanduti

noun nan·du·ti \¦nyändə¦tē\
variants: or

nanduty

\¦nyändə¦tē\

Definition of nanduti

plural

-es

  1. :  a delicate intricately patterned lace made in Paraguay from cotton or other fine vegetable fibers

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of nanduti

American Spanish ñandutí, from Guarani, web


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up nanduti? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

feeling or affected by lethargy

Get Word of the Day daily email!