A carpet woven on a jacquard loom and having a velvety surface formed by the cut loops of a pile.
A kind of carpet with a velvety pile of cut loops.
Origin of wilton
After Wilton, a municipal borough of south-central England
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Wilton Sentence Examples
The fabric of the small chapel is apparently of the 14th century, and may have been attached to the manor house of Portpool, held at that period by the Lords Grey of Wilton.
Nearly opposite the town is Wilton Castle, which defended the ford in the disturbed reign of Stephen, and suffered in the Civil Wars, being held for the Parliament and burned by the Royalists.
Wilton, the New South Wales Magazine (1833), the New South Wales Literary, Political and Commercial Advertiser (1835), edited by the eccentric Dr Lhotsky, Tegg's Monthly Magazine (1836), the Australian Magazine (1838), the New South Wales Magazine (1843), the Australian Penny Journal (1848) and many others.
AMESBURY, a small town in the Wilton parliamentary division of Wiltshire, England, 8 m.
Bigelow established in Clinton the Lancaster Mills for the manufacture of ginghams. From 1845 to 1851 he perfected his loom for the weaving of Brussels and Wilton carpets, the greatest of his inventions; and he established the Bigelow Carpet Mills here.