Definition of romayne work
: the ornamentation of furniture with carved medallions, knobs, or finials in the form of human or grotesque heads found especially in 17th century England
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of romayne work
probably from French romaine, feminine of romain Roman
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up romayne work? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).