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ˈdrʌg ɪtdrugget

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. druggetnoun

    a rug made of a coarse fabric having a cotton warp and a wool filling

Wiktionary

  1. druggetnoun

    An inexpensive coarse woolen cloth, used as a covering for finer carpets, as a layer between the carpet and the floor, or as a cheap floor covering on its own.

    Etymology: From droguet, from drogue, from droog, from draugiz.

  2. druggetnoun

    A floor covering made of drugget.

    This carpet was a small square drugget in the centre of the room... uE000163257uE001Arthur Conan Doyle, The Adventure of the Second Stain, December 1904

    Etymology: From droguet, from drogue, from droog, from draugiz.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Druggetnoun

    a coarse woolen cloth dyed of one color or printed on one side; generally used as a covering for carpets

    Etymology: [F. droguet, prop. dim. of drogue trash, stuff, perh, the same word as drogue drug, but cf. also W. drwg evil, bad, Ir. & Gael. droch, Arm. droug, drouk. See 3d Drug.]

  2. Druggetnoun

    by extension, any material used for the same purpose

    Etymology: [F. droguet, prop. dim. of drogue trash, stuff, perh, the same word as drogue drug, but cf. also W. drwg evil, bad, Ir. & Gael. droch, Arm. droug, drouk. See 3d Drug.]

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  1. Drugget

    Druggett or drugget is "a coarse woollen fabric felted or woven, self-coloured or printed one side". Jonathan Swift refers to being "in druggets drest, of thirteen pence a yard". Formerly, a drugget was a sort of cheap stuff, very thin and narrow, usually made of wool, or half wool and half silk or linen; it may have been corded but was usually plain. The term is now applied to a coarse fabric having a cotton warp and a wool filling, used for rugs, tablecloths, etc.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Drugget

    drug′et, n. a woven and felted coarse woollen fabric, chiefly used for covering carpets—hence called in some parts of Britain crumbcloth. [O. Fr. droguet, dim. of drogue, a drug, trash. See above.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drugget in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drugget in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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