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Definition of Carpet

Carpet

  1. A heavy woven or felted fabric, usually of wool, but also of cotton, hemp, straw, etc.; esp. a floor covering made in breadths to be sewed together and nailed to the floor, as distinguished from a rug or mat; originally, also, a wrought cover for tables.
  2. A smooth soft covering resembling or suggesting a carpet.
  3. To cover with, or as with, a carpet; to spread with carpets; to furnish with a carpet or carpets.

Carpet Quotations

To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.
Helen Keller

It's much easier for me to make major life, multi-million dollar decisions, than it is to decide on a carpet for my front porch. That's the truth.
Oprah Winfrey

Imagination is the true magic carpet.
Norman Vincent Peale

Hope is the magic carpet that transports us from the present moment into the realm of infinite possibilities.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
Erma Bombeck
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Carpet Translations

carpet in Afrikaans is mat
carpet in Dutch is tapijt, kleed, vloerkleed, karpet
carpet in French is moquette, tapis
carpet in German is Teppich
carpet in Italian is tappeto
carpet in Latin is vestis
carpet in Norwegian is teppe
carpet in Portuguese is tapete
carpet in Spanish is alfombrado, alfombra
carpet in Swedish is matta

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