blond lace
Blonde Blonde, n. [F.] 1. A person of very fair complexion, with light hair and light blue eyes. [Written also {blond}.] [1913 Webster]

2. [So called from its color.] A kind of silk lace originally of the color of raw silk, now sometimes dyed; -- called also {blond lace}. [1913 Webster]


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  • blond-lace — blondˈ lace or blondeˈ lace noun Lace made of silk, orig raw silk • • • Main Entry: ↑blond …   Useful english dictionary

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  • blond — Blonde Blonde, n. [F.] 1. A person of very fair complexion, with light hair and light blue eyes. [Written also {blond}.] [1913 Webster] 2. [So called from its color.] A kind of silk lace originally of the color of raw silk, now sometimes dyed;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blond — blondness, n. blondish, adj. /blond/, adj., blonder, blondest, n. adj. 1. (of hair, skin, etc.) light colored: the child s soft blond curls. 2. (of a person) having light colored hair and skin. 3. (of furniture wood) light in tone …   Universalium

  • blond — {{11}}blond (adj.) late 15c., from O.Fr. blont fair, blond (12c.), from M.L. blundus yellow, perhaps from Frankish *blund. If it is a Germanic word, it is possibly related to O.E. blonden feax gray haired, from blondan, blandan to mix (see BLEND… …   Etymology dictionary

  • lace — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. cord, lacing; braid; openwork, network. See ornament. v. t. weave, twine; interlace; bind, tie; flavor, mix, spike; informal, whip, lash. See mixture, crossing, punishment. II (Roget s IV) n. 1.… …   English dictionary for students

  • blonde-lace — blondˈ lace or blondeˈ lace noun Lace made of silk, orig raw silk • • • Main Entry: ↑blond …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chantilly lace — Lace made at Chantilly, north of Paris, from the 17th century. The silk laces that made the town famous date from the 18th century. Black, white, and blond lace (derived from natural silk) were made in the 19th century, and by 1840 machine made… …   Universalium

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