What does burlap mean?

Definitions for burlap
ˈbɜr læpburlap

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. burlap, gunny(noun)

    coarse jute fabric


  1. burlap(Noun)

    A very strong, coarse cloth, made from jute, flax or hemp, and used to make sacks etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Burlap(noun)

    a coarse fabric, made of jute or hemp, used for bagging; also, a finer variety of similar material, used for curtains, etc

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Burlap

    bur′lap, n. a coarse canvas for wrappings, &c.—usually in pl. [Origin unknown.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of burlap in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of burlap in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of burlap in a Sentence

  1. Anonymous:

    Some people weave burlap into the fabric of our lives, and some weave gold thread. Both contribute to make the whole picture beautiful and unique.

  2. Austin Powers International Man of Mystery:

    Dr. Evil The details of my life are quite inconsequential... very well, where do I begin My father was a relentlessly self-improving boulangerie owner from Belgium with low grade narcolepsy and a penchant for buggery. My mother was a fifteen year old French prostitute named Chloe with webbed feet. My father would womanize, he would drink. He would make outrageous claims like he invented the question mark. Sometimes he would accuse chestnuts of being lazy. The sort of general malaise that only the genius possess and the insane lament. My childhood was typical. Summers in Rangoon, luge lessons. In the spring we'd make meat helmets. When I was insolent I was placed in a burlap bag and beaten with reeds- pretty standard really. At the age of twelve I received my first scribe. At the age of fourteen a Zoroastrian named Vilma ritualistically shaved my testicles. There really is nothing like a shorn scrotum... it's breathtaking- I highly suggest you try it.

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