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Definition of paisley noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

paisley

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BrE BrE//ˈpeɪzli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpeɪzli//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a detailed pattern of curved shapes that look like feathers, used especially on cloth a paisley tie Word Origin early 19th cent.: named after the town of Paisley in central Scotland, the original place of manufacture.

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