(in weaving tapestries) a device on which the filling yarn is wound, used as a shuttle in passing through the shed of the loom to deposit the yarn.
woven with a pattern; brocaded.
a pinstripe woven in the warp direction of fabric used in the manufacture of clothing.
woven with a raised design, as brocade
a skewer, for use in cookery. en brochette [en,, on;; French ahn] /ɛn,, ɒn;; French ɑ̃/ (Show IPA) on a small spit or skewer: lamb cubes en brochette. Historical Examples The History of Pendennis William Makepeace Thackeray Hand-Book of Practical Cookery for Ladies and Professional Cooks Pierre Blot noun a skewer or small spit, used […]
noun a variant of brachah
a pamphlet or leaflet. Contemporary Examples Zodiac Beast: April 24-30 Starsky + Cox April 22, 2011 We are Living in the Golden Age of the Most Narcissistic and Voyeuristic Tech Imaginable Charles C. Johnson January 17, 2014 I’m 25 and I Have the Angie Gene Abby Haglage May 14, 2013 Tinted Love Blake Gopnik October […]
brochureware marketing, jargon Planned but non-existent product like vaporware, but with the added implication that marketing is actively selling and promoting it (they’ve printed brochures). Brochureware is often deployed to con customers into not committing to an existing product of the competition’s. The term is now especially applicable to new websites, web site revisions, and […]