- The pattern or decoration made by brocading.
- Present participle of brocade.
Variant of brocade
a rich cloth with a raised design, as of silk, velvet, gold, or silver, woven into it
Origin of brocadeSpanish brocado ; from Italian broccato, origin, originally past participle of broccare, to prick, embroider ; from brocco: see broach