a pattern of squares formed by colored crossbars on a solid-color, usually light background.
a fabric with this pattern.
having this pattern or made of such fabric:
a tattersall vest.
a fabric, sometimes brightly coloured, having stripes or bars in a checked or squared pattern
(as modifier): a tattersall coat
noun 1. tatty2 . noun, plural tatties. 1. (in India) a screen, usually made of coarse, fragrant fibers, placed over a window or door and kept moistened with water in order to cool and deodorize the room. noun (pl) -ties 1. a Scot or dialect word for potato adjective -tier, -tiest 1. (mainly Brit) worn […]
/ˌtætɪˈboɡəl/ noun 1. (Scot) a scarecrow
/ˈtætɪˈpiːlɪn/ adjective 1. (Central Scot, dialect) (esp of speech) highfalutin, affected, or pretentious
noun 1. the act or process of making a kind of knotted lace of cotton or linen thread with a shuttle. 2. such lace. verb (used with or without object), tatted, tatting. 1. to do, or make by, tatting. noun 1. an intricate type of lace made by looping a thread of cotton or linen […]