noun Date: 1719 work consisting of interlaced pliant twigs or branches <
a cage of wickerwork

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Wickerwork — Wick er*work , n. A texture of osiers, twigs, or rods; articles made of such a texture. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wickerwork — [wik′ərwʉrk΄] n. 1. things made of wicker 2. WICKER (n. 2a) …   English World dictionary

  • wickerwork — /wik euhr werrk /, n. material or products consisting of plaited or woven twigs or osiers; articles made of wicker. [1705 15; WICKER + WORK] * * * ▪ furniture       furniture made of real or simulated osier (rods or twigs). The Egyptians made… …   Universalium

  • wickerwork — [[t]wɪ̱kə(r)wɜː(r)k[/t]] N UNCOUNT: usu N n Wickerwork is the same as wicker …   English dictionary

  • wickerwork — wicker ► NOUN ▪ pliable twigs, typically of willow, plaited or woven to make items such as furniture and baskets. DERIVATIVES wickerwork noun. ORIGIN Scandinavian …   English terms dictionary

  • wickerwork — noun A thing or things made of wicker. See Also: wicker, weak …   Wiktionary

  • wickerwork — wick|er|work [ˈwıkəwə:k US ˈwıkərwə:rk] n [U] objects made from wicker …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • wickerwork — wick|er|work [ wıkər,wɜrk ] noun uncount objects made of wicker …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • wickerwork — n. basketry; that which is made of wicker; the craft of working with wicker …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wickerwork — noun (U) objects made from wicker …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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