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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

For too long we have swept the problems of mental illness under the carpet... and hoped that they would go away.
Richard J. Codey

I'm really critical of my posture, it makes a big difference. And I try to suck my belly in. Everyone should do that whether you're on a red carpet or not. Even if you're just going out to dinner with your boyfriend you should try and suck it in.
Katy Perry

The elements that create glamour are not specific styles - bias-cut gowns or lacquered furniture - but more general qualities: grace, mystery, transcendence. To the right audience, Halle Berry is more glamorous commanding the elements as Storm in the X-Men movies than she is walking the red carpet in a designer gown.
Virginia Postrel

The memory of that scene for me is like a frame of film forever frozen at that moment: the red carpet, the green lawn, the white house, the leaden sky. The new president and his first lady.
Richard M. Nixon

Art should never be limited - the beauty of art is that it gives us the freedom to go places where we wouldn't go to in our normal lives. Inside, I'm just so many different people. I go from the pretty girl on the red carpet to the singer at Ozzfest, spitting in the crowd. That's Jada.
Jada Pinkett Smith
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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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