What does wicker mean?

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ˈwɪk ərwick·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wickernoun

    slender flexible branches or twigs (especially of willow or some canes); used for wickerwork

  2. wicker, wickerwork, caningnoun

    work made of interlaced slender branches (especially willow branches)

Wiktionary

  1. wickernoun

    A flexible branch or twig of a plant such as willow, used in weaving baskets and furniture

    Etymology: wiker, cognate with Swedish vikker, Old Norse veikr, English weak

  2. wickernoun

    Wickerwork.

    Etymology: wiker, cognate with Swedish vikker, Old Norse veikr, English weak

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wickernoun

    a small pliant twig or osier; a rod for making basketwork and the like; a withe

    Etymology: [OE. wiker, wikir, osier, probably akin to AS. wcan to give way. Cf. Weak.]

  2. Wickernoun

    wickerwork; a piece of wickerwork, esp. a basket

    Etymology: [OE. wiker, wikir, osier, probably akin to AS. wcan to give way. Cf. Weak.]

  3. Wickernoun

    same as 1st Wike

    Etymology: [OE. wiker, wikir, osier, probably akin to AS. wcan to give way. Cf. Weak.]

  4. Wickeradjective

    made of, or covered with, twigs or osiers, or wickerwork

    Etymology: [OE. wiker, wikir, osier, probably akin to AS. wcan to give way. Cf. Weak.]

Freebase

  1. Wicker

    Wicker is woven fiber formed into a rigid material, usually used for baskets or furniture. Wicker is often made of material of plant origin, but plastic fibers are also used. Wicker is light yet sturdy, making it suitable for furniture that will be moved often like porch and patio furniture.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Wicker

    wik′ėr, n. a small pliant twig or osier: wickerwork.—adj. made of twigs or osiers.—adj. Wick′ered, made of wicker: covered with wickerwork.—n. Wick′erwork, basketwork of any kind. [M. E. wiker—A.S. wicen, pa.p. of wícan, to bend.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wicker in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wicker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of wicker in a Sentence

  1. Jennifer Aniston:

    I know Matt LeBlanc doesn't want to be asked that question anymore. But maybe we could talk him into it, or we just give it some time and then Lisa, Courteney, and I could reboot 'The Golden Girls' and spend our last years together on wicker furniture.

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