stud·​ding ˈstə-diŋ How to pronounce studding (audio)
: the studs of a building or wall

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Texture is brought into the otherwise sleek kitchen through black studding added to the refrigerator, vent hood and island. Brianna Griff, Chron, 2 Oct. 2022 Jet-setters aspiring to Plein’s rock ‘n’ roll aesthetic can settle into a curved velvet sofa with gold studding. Colleen Barry, ajc, 13 June 2022 Appearing alongside her boyfriend, Reuben Selby, Williams looked chic in a Louis Vuitton ensemble, featuring a leather belt adorned with gold studding. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, 24 Oct. 2019 Masha Popova, Russian Vogue’s web editor and passionate ugly-shoe enthusiast, has been living in her DiorQuake clogs, a black calfskin model with silver studding. Madeline Fass, Vogue, 17 Oct. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1588, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of studding was in 1588

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Cite this Entry

“Studding.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2022.

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