riempie

noun riem·pie \ ˈrēmpē \

Definition of riempie

plural -s
southern Africa
:a rawhide strip used especially as webbing in making furniture seats
  • dozing in her wide riempie-bottomed chair
  • —Stuart Cloete

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Origin and Etymology of riempie

Afrikaans riempje thong, diminutive of riem strap, belt


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