Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who deals in carpets; a buyer and seller of carpets.
  • n. One fond of pleasure; a gallant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who deals in carpets; a buyer and seller of carpets.
  • n. One fond of pleasure; a gallant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A dealer in carpets.
  • n. One most at home on a carpet; a lover of ease and pleasure.

Etymologies

carpet +‎ -monger (Wiktionary)

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  • what an interesting extension -- one who sells carpets to one who enjoys leisure.

    now probably obsolete.

    September 30, 2010