from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Woven on a wide loom: a broadloom carpet.
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- n. A wide loom
- n. A carpet woven on a wide loom
- adj. woven on a wide loom, and so needing fewer seams
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- adj. (of rugs or carpets) woven full width
- n. a carpet woven on a wide loom to obviate the need for seams
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And crisp new Sisal-like look in wool broadloom is $19.84 sq. yd.
I was afraid to walk across the green shag broadloom because I thought there was a chance it would transmogrify into the Indian Ocean and drown me while my legs were simultaneously being consumed by a hammerhead shark.
I began laying out all the prints, one at a time, until every piece of furniture, every square inch of musty broadloom, and every cracked bathroom tile were covered with Sammy and Peter's brilliant career.
Desso has been manufacturing and marketing broadloom carpet and carpet tiles for commercial and residential use, as well as artificial turf for sports applications, for almost 80 years.
How many of the 120 million in that wall-to-wall crustacean broadloom would have flounced off in a huff?
Another job involved taking an old shag carpet out of one of the break-out rooms on the second floor of the Center and replacing it with a rather more practical broadloom remnant that had to be cut and fitted into place.
It was not until the postwar period that the notion of the lawn as the “national landscape” developed as a vehicle for upward mobility, with zoning setbacks designed to encourage clover - and dandelion-free perfection — “the living version of broadloom carpeting,” Dr. Steinberg said.
If a 22-year old intern wants to drop to the Oval Office broadloom, sheâ€™s a grown woman exercising her freedom of choice.
The apartment has broadloom as you can see, and the soles never got worn.
Paint the walls to match the toasty pink in the paisley of your new favorite robe, and put down a pink broadloom area rug to match.