Bead And Quirk

BEAD AND QUIRK
A term used in the 19th century for a bead fastened on the edge of a piece of fabric.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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  • bead and quirk — noun beading formed with a narrow groove separating it from the surface it decorates • Syn: ↑quirk bead • Hypernyms: ↑beading, ↑bead, ↑beadwork, ↑astragal …   Useful english dictionary

  • quirk bead — noun beading formed with a narrow groove separating it from the surface it decorates • Syn: ↑bead and quirk • Hypernyms: ↑beading, ↑bead, ↑beadwork, ↑astragal * * * noun or …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Quirk — (kw[ e]rk), n. [Written also {querk}.] [Cf. W. chwiori to turn briskly, or E. queer.] 1. A sudden turn; a starting from the point or line; hence, an artful evasion or subterfuge; a shift; a quibble; as, the quirks of a pettifogger. Some quirk or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Quirk molding — Quirk Quirk (kw[ e]rk), n. [Written also {querk}.] [Cf. W. chwiori to turn briskly, or E. queer.] 1. A sudden turn; a starting from the point or line; hence, an artful evasion or subterfuge; a shift; a quibble; as, the quirks of a pettifogger.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • return-cocked bead —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a bead that projects from an angle and is not flanked by quirks compare cock bead, quirk bead …   Useful english dictionary

  • corner bead — noun 1. : a bead having a quirk on each side and worked on or fixed to the angle of any architectural work especially for protecting an angle of a wall 2. : staff angle …   Useful english dictionary

  • beadwork — noun 1. ornamentation with beads • Syn: ↑beading • Hypernyms: ↑decoration, ↑ornament, ↑ornamentation 2. a beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture • Syn: ↑beading, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • querk — Quirk Quirk (kw[ e]rk), n. [Written also {querk}.] [Cf. W. chwiori to turn briskly, or E. queer.] 1. A sudden turn; a starting from the point or line; hence, an artful evasion or subterfuge; a shift; a quibble; as, the quirks of a pettifogger.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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