a house slipper, especially one for men, made of carpet material.
Her carpet-slipper had come off, and as she wore no hosiery, the situation was indeed embarrassing.
The Great White Tribe in Filipinia Paul T. Gilbert
one of a pair of slippers, originally one made with woollen uppers resembling carpeting
a large, nonvenomous Australian python, Morelia spilotes variegata, having a variegated pattern on its back, often used to control rats and mice in barns and silos. Historical Examples The carpet-snake is occasionally kept in the house or in the barn to destroy mice and other small vermin. Peeps At Many Lands: Australia Frank Fox noun […]
a pushable, long-handled implement for removing dirt, lint, etc., from rugs and carpets, consisting of a metal case enclosing one or more brushes that rotate. Historical Examples A carpet-sweeper is more hygienic than a broom, and a vacuum cleaner is better than a carpet-sweeper. How to Live Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk They have many […]
a flat-headed tack used especially to tack down carpets. Historical Examples The corner of this picture being lifted, disclosed a small key, hung over the head of a carpet-tack driven into the wall. Phaeton Rogers Rossiter Johnson
a tile made of carpeting material that is used for flooring.