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car·pet

carpet

 
 
pronunciation:
kar piht
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a heavy fabric covering for floors.
The new blue curtains go well with the living room carpet.
 
synonyms:
mat, rug
similar words:
runner
definition 2: a covering like a carpet.
In the spring, a carpet of wildflowers covers this hill.
synonyms:
mat, rug
similar words:
covering, runner
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: carpets, carpeting, carpeted
definition: to cover with a carpet or with something like a carpet.
The blizzard carpeted the hills with snow.The guest room will be cozier once you carpet it.
synonyms:
cover
similar words:
mat
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