point d'esprit

point d'es·​prit | \ -ˌde¦sprē \
plural points d'esprit

Definition of point d'esprit

: a fine bobbinet with scattered woven dots used especially for curtains, dresses, or trimmings

History and Etymology for point d'esprit

French, literally, lace of spirit

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“Point d'esprit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/point%20d%27esprit. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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