Meaning of diaper
Pronunciation: (dī'pur, dī'u-pur), [key]
- a piece of cloth or other absorbent material folded and worn as underpants by a baby not yet toilet-trained.
- Also calleda linen or cotton fabric with a woven pattern of small, constantly repeated figures, as diamonds.
- Also calledsuch a pattern, originally used in the Middle Ages in weaving silk and gold.
- to put a diaper on.
- to ornament with a diaperlike pattern.
- diaper (Thesaurus)