wicker

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noun wick·er \ˈwi-kər\

Definition of wicker

  1. 1 :  a small pliant twig or branch (as of osier) :  withe

  2. 2a :  wickerworkb :  something made of wicker

wicker

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Origin and Etymology of wicker

Middle English wiker, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish dialect vikker willow, Old Norse veikr weak — more at weak


First Known Use: 14th century


WICKER Defined for English Language Learners

wicker

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noun wick·er \ˈwi-kər\

Definition of wicker for English Language Learners

  • : thin twigs or sticks that are woven together to make furniture and baskets


WICKER Defined for Kids

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wicker

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noun wick·er \ˈwi-kər\

Definition of wicker for Students

  1. 1 :  a flexible twig (as of willow) used especially in making baskets or furniture

  2. 2 :  wickerwork


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adjective wick·er

Definition of wicker for Students

  1. :  made of wicker <wicker furniture>



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