FRIEZE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Frieze Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To make a nap on (cloth); to friz. See Friz, v. t., 2.
  2. (n.) That part of the entablature of an order which is between the architrave and cornice. It is a flat member or face, either uniform or broken by triglyphs, and often enriched with figures and other ornaments of sculpture.
  3. (n.) A kind of coarse woolen cloth or stuff with a shaggy or tufted (friezed) nap on one side.
  4. (n.) Any sculptured or richly ornamented band in a building or, by extension, in rich pieces of furniture. See Illust. of Column.


• Friezed Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Gathered, or having the map gathered, into little tufts, knots, or protuberances. Cf. Frieze, v. t., and Friz, v. t., 2.


• Friezer Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who, or that which, friezes or frizzes.


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