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English definition of “carpet”

carpet

noun     /ˈkɑː.pɪt/ US  /ˈkɑːr-/
A2 [C or U] (a shaped piece of) thick material used for covering floors: We've just had a new carpet fitted/laid in our bedroom.UK We've got fitted (= cut to fit exactly) carpets in the bedrooms.Carpets, rugs and other floor coverings [S] a layer of something that covers the ground: a carpet of snow Our lawn is a carpet of daisies.Coverings and layers
(Definition of carpet noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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