macramé: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (mak'ru-mā"), [key]
— n., v.t., -médor-méed, -mé•ing.
  1. an elaborately patterned lacelike webbing made of hand-knotted cord, yarn, or the like, and used for wall decorations, hanging baskets, garments, accessories, etc.
  2. the technique or art of producing macramé.
  1. to make or produce using macramé: to macramé a wall hanging.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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