a reversible fabric of linen, silk, cotton, or wool, woven with patterns.
napery of this material.
Also called damask steel. Damascus steel.
the pattern or wavy appearance peculiar to the surface of such steel.
the pink color of the damask rose.
made of or resembling damask:
of the pink color of the damask rose.
verb (used with object)
to weave or adorn with elaborate design, as damask cloth.
a reversible fabric, usually silk or linen, with a pattern woven into it. It is used for table linen, curtains, etc
table linen made from this
(as modifier): a damask tablecloth
short for Damascus steel
the wavy markings on such steel
the greyish-pink colour of the damask rose
(as adjective): damask wallpaper
(transitive) another word for damascene (sense 1)
verb (used with object), damnified, damnifying. Law. 1. to cause loss or damage to. verb (transitive) -fies, -fying, -fied 1. (law) to cause loss or damage to (a person); injure
adjective 1. not damped or dampened; undiminished, as in energy, vigor, etc.: undamped spirits. 2. Physics. (of an oscillation) having constant or increasing amplitude. adjective 1. (of an oscillating system) having unrestricted motion; not damped 2. not repressed, discouraged, or subdued; undiminished
verb (used with object) 1. to make damp; moisten: to dampen a sponge. 2. to dull or deaden; depress: to dampen one’s spirits. 3. damp (def 10). verb (used without object) 4. to become damp. verb 1. to make or become damp 2. (transitive) to stifle; deaden
adjective 1. appropriate for or conducive to dancing: danceable music.