0%

warp ikat

warp i·kat
W w

Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wawrp ee-kaht]
    • /wɔrp ˈi kɑt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wawrp ee-kaht]
    • /wɔrp ˈi kɑt/

Definitions of warp ikat words

  • noun warp ikat a method of printing woven fabric by tie-dyeing the warp yarns (warp ikat) the weft yarns (weft ikat) or both (double ikat) before weaving. 1
  • noun warp ikat a fabric made by this method. 1

Information block about the term

Origin of warp ikat

First appearance:

before 1930
One of the 10% newest English words
1930-35; < Malay: to tie, bind

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Warp ikat

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

warp ikat popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 34% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 73% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

warp ikat usage trend in Literature

This diagram is provided by Google Ngram Viewer

See also

Matching words

Was this page helpful?
Yes No
Thank you for your feedback! Tell your friends about this page
Tell us why?