Definition of Tapet

1. n. Worked or figured stuff; tapestry.



Definition of Tapet

1. Noun. (obsolete) A decorative wall-hanging; a hanging cloth or piece of tapestry. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tapet

1. a piece of tapestry [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Tapet

tapers
taperstick
tapersticks
tapes
tapescript
tapescripts
tapespondent
tapespondents
tapesponding
tapestried
tapestries
tapestry moth
tapestrying
tapestrylike
tapet (current term)
tapeta
tapeta lucida
tapetail
tapetails
tapetal
tapetal light reflex
tapeti
tapetis
tapetochoroidal
tapetoretinal
tapetoretinal degeneration
tapets
tapetum

Literary usage of Tapet

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Practical View of the Steam Engine: Illustrated by Engravings of the by John Milne (1830)
"Ainsi, par exemple, si le tapet 30* abaissait le levier courbé 31, la soupape se fermerait, et si le levier se trouvait placé dans un sens contraire par ..."

2. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson (1810)
"... How she helde vp the tapet in her band, I saw also right in goodly ... This great lady within the tapet stand, Comming outward, I wol ye vnderstand, ..."

3. The Babees Book: Aristotle's A B C, Urbanitatis, Stans Puer Ad Mensam, The by Frederick James Furnivall (1868)
"tapet/« ' of spayne on flore by syde, ... 4GO He hongos w/t/í tapet/a fat ben fülle store; ... 1 tapet, a clothe, tappi». Palsgrave, 1530. ..."

4. Records of the Borough of Nottingham: Being a Series of Extracts from the by Nottingham (England) (1882)
"Richard de Buckby was taken with a tapet stolen in Nottingham, in the house of Thomas Lucas of Nottingham, and he is arraigned at the suit of the said ..."

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