noun Date: 1665 objects produced by basketry

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • basketwork — [bas′kit wʉrk΄] n. work that is interlaced or woven like a basket; wickerwork …   English World dictionary

  • basketwork — noun material woven in the style of a basket. ↘the craft of making basketwork …   English new terms dictionary

  • basketwork — /bas kit werrk , bah skit /, n. objects, textiles, etc., made or woven in the manner of a basket; basketry; wickerwork; interwoven work. [1760 70; BASKET + WORK] * * * …   Universalium

  • basketwork — noun a) Material woven in the style of a basket. b) The craft of making such material …   Wiktionary

  • basketwork — Synonyms and related words: arabesque, basketry, cancellation, cross hatching, crossing out, filigree, fret, fretwork, grate, grating, grid, gridiron, grille, grillwork, hachure, hatching, interlacement, intertexture, intertwinement, lace, lacery …   Moby Thesaurus

  • basketwork — n. weaving of material into baskets; art of making baskets …   English contemporary dictionary

  • basketwork — UK [ˈbɑːskɪtˌwɜː(r)k] / US [ˈbæskətˌwɜrk] noun [uncountable] objects such as baskets that are made by weaving together long narrow pieces of plastic, wire, or wood …   English dictionary

  • basketwork — bas•ket•work [[t]ˈbæs kɪtˌwɜrk, ˈbɑ skɪt [/t]] n. tex baskets or things made or woven in the manner of a basket; basketry • Etymology: 1760–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • basketwork — /ˈbaskətwɜk/ (say bahskuhtwerk) noun 1. the craft of making baskets. 2. work of the basket kind or weave; wickerwork; interwoven work …   Australian English dictionary

  • basketwork — n. 1 material woven in the style of a basket. 2 the art of making this …   Useful english dictionary

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