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rug, carpet, carpeting(noun)
floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)
A small covering for a floor.
Note that rug and carpet are not synonymous; rug covers part of the floor, a carpet covers most or a large area of the floor; a fitted carpet runs wall-to-wall.
A (usually thick) piece of fabric used for warmth (especially on a bed); a blanket.
A wig; hairpiece.
Plural form of ruga.
a kind of coarse, heavy frieze, formerly used for garments
a piece of thick, nappy fabric, commonly made of wool, -- used for various purposes, as for covering and ornamenting part of a bare floor, for hanging in a doorway as a potiere, for protecting a portion of carpet, for a wrap to protect the legs from cold, etc
a rough, woolly, or shaggy dog
to pull roughly or hastily; to plunder; to spoil; to tear
Origin: [Cf. Sw. rugg entanglend hair, ruggig rugged, shaggy, probably akin to E. rough. See Rough, a.]
A rug, blanket, or coat is a covering or garment made by humans to protect their pets from the elements, as in a horse rug or dog coat. Rugs are also used to protect the pelage of show animals, particularly if the wool or fleece is to be judged, as in alpaca fleece sent to an agricultural show, where it would be desirable to have the wool free from dirt and debris.
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- tæppe, måtteDanish
- Brücke, TeppichGerman
- tapiŝeto, matoEsperanto
- alfombrilla, alfombra, tapeteSpanish
- tappetino, tappetoItalian
- tapetinho, tapetePortuguese
- ћилим, тепих, ćilim, tepihSerbo-Croatian
- قالیچہ, غالیچہUrdu
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