knitted or woven in a pattern of diamond-shaped figures of different colors
Origin of argyleafter Argyll: the pattern is adapted from a clan tartan of Argyll
[pl.] argyle socks
- A knitting pattern of varicolored, diamond-shaped areas on a solid background.
- A sock knit in this pattern.
Origin of argyleAfter Clan Campbell of Argyle , Argyll, a former county of western Scotland, originally from the pattern of their tartan
- Alternative spelling of Argyll.