\ ˈstras How to pronounce strass (audio) \

Definition of strass

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Recent Examples on the Web The bride, who closed the show on a majestic white horse, wore a long dress and train in ecru satin crêpe, embroidered by Lesage with strass and pearl butterflies. Alison S. Cohn, Harper's BAZAAR, "Virginie Viard Hosted a Chanel Family Reunion in Paris for Spring 2021 Haute Couture," 26 Jan. 2021 Embroideries, stones, and strass inspire me a lot, but with a focus to propose not only unaffordable pieces, or ones too heavy to move in. Vogue, "Meet Nikola Vasari, Faith Connexion’s First Creative Director," 7 Sep. 2018

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First Known Use of strass

1820, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for strass

French stras, strass

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“Strass.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2021.

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