strass

noun
\ ˈstras How to pronounce strass (audio) \

Definition of strass

Examples of strass in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There are strong inspirations of the Monte-Carlo ballet and their point shoes and black satin shoes include a thin strass buckle. Allyson Portee, Forbes, 5 May 2022 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, 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, 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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Last Updated

18 May 2022

Cite this Entry

“Strass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strass. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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