sprang

Definition of sprang

 (Entry 1 of 2)

past tense of spring

sprang

noun
\ ˈspraŋ How to pronounce sprang (audio) \

Definition of sprang (Entry 2 of 2)

: a weaving technique in which threads or cords are intertwined and twisted over one another to form an openwork mesh

First Known Use of sprang

Noun

1951, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sprang

Noun

probably from Norwegian, a kind of embroidery

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past tense of spring

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