Definition of "wicker" []

  • A flexible plant branch or twig, as of a willow, used in weaving baskets or furniture. (noun)
  • Wickerwork. (noun)
  • A slender flexible twig or shoot, esp of willow (noun)

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  • Made, consisting of, or constructed from wicker (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "wicker" in a sentence
  • "Synthetic wicker is a recent design trend, gaining popularity quickly due to its durability and resistance to extreme temperatures and sun exposure."
  • "Made of black synthetic resin wicker, this outdoor sofa set is built to last."
  • "(These are also countries where you will genuinely still see people carrying their shopping around the local city markets in wicker baskets, some even with gingham linings.)"