point d'Hongrie


point d'Hon·​grie
plural points d'Hongrie
: an embroidery of zigzag designs worked in bright graduated colors and formerly much used in canvas work especially for upholstery and rugs

Word History


French, literally, lace from Hungary

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“Point d'Hongrie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/point%20d%27Hongrie. Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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