scatter rug

scatter rug
noun Date: 1926 throw rug

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • scatter rug — ☆ scatter rug n. a small rug for covering only a limited area …   English World dictionary

  • scatter rug — noun a small rug; several can be used in a room • Syn: ↑throw rug • Hypernyms: ↑rug, ↑carpet, ↑carpeting * * * noun, pl ⋯ rugs [count] : ↑throw rug …   Useful english dictionary

  • scatter rug — a small rug, placed on the floor in front of a chair, under a table, etc. Also called throw rug. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • scatter rug — noun a small rug, especially one of several used as floor covering Syn: throw rug …   Wiktionary

  • scatter rug — scat′ter rug n. tex a small rug for random placement • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • scatter rug — /ˈskætə rʌg/ (say skatuh rug) noun a rug small enough that several can be scattered about a room as partial floor covering …   Australian English dictionary

  • scatter rug — noun a small decorative rug designed to be placed with a casual effect …   English new terms dictionary

  • scatter rug — mat, small carpet …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rug — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. mat, drugget, shag [rug], throw [rug]; carpet[ing]; lap robe; slang, wig, hairpiece, toupee. See covering. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. carpet, carpeting, floor covering, runner, area rug, scatter rug,… …   English dictionary for students

  • rug — n carpet, floor cover or covering, carpeting, wall to wall carpeting, indoor outdoor carpeting; broadloom, drugget, braided rug, hooked rug, rag rug, ingrain, rya; scatter rug, area rug, throw rug, runner; mat, doormat, welcome mat, bathmat …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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