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carpeting

[ kahr-pi-ting ]SEE DEFINITION OF carpeting
  • as inrug
  • as inflooring
  • as incarpet
  • as inchew out
  • as incover
  • as indress down

Synonyms for carpeting

  • mat
  • tapestry
  • matting
  • runner
  • shag
  • floor covering
  • throw rug
  • wall-to-wall carpeting
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CARPETING

Or, if the carpeting is not convenient, piece a covering of worsteds.

It is calculated that one of these balls will weave about a yard of carpeting.

He moved up behind her, his footsteps muffled by the carpeting.

Her skirts must indeed have brushed the carpeting of those steps scores of times.

But with us he was obliged to make his couch on some old pieces of carpeting.

The platform is covered, as is the floor, with Brussels carpeting.

Here, doubtless, the birds had got some of their carpeting material.

At the outer side of the cot, another strip of carpeting was placed.

There were no trees, no flowers, no carpeting grass, to brighten the desolation.

He was dressed in a complete suit of brilliant Brussels carpeting.

WORD ORIGIN

1758, verbal noun from carpet (v.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CARPETING

carpet

nounnappy floor covering
  • carpeting
  • matting
  • rug
  • runner
  • tapestry
  • throw rug
  • wall-to-wall
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