What does passementerie mean?

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pæsˈmɛn tripasse·menterie

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trimming, trim, passementerie(noun)

    a decoration or adornment on a garment

    "the trimming on a hat"; "the trim on a shirt"


  1. passementerie(Noun)

    A decorative piece of lace or other cloth on clothes.

  2. Origin: From the passement, meaning 'decorative lace'.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Passementerie(noun)

    beaded embroidery for women's dresses

  2. Origin: [F.]


  1. Passementerie

    Passementerie or passementarie is the art of making elaborate trimmings or edgings of applied braid, gold or silver cord, embroidery, colored silk, or beads for clothing or furnishings. Styles of passementerie include the tassel, fringes, ornamental cords, galloons, pompons, rosettes, and gimps as other forms. Tassels, pompons, and rosettes are point ornaments, and the others are linear ornaments.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Passementerie

    pas-men-te-rē′, n. trimming for dresses, as beaded lace. [Fr.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of passementerie in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of passementerie in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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