1. [ noun ] something that is felt to resemble a tapestry in its complexity

"the tapestry of European history"

Related terms: complexity
2. [ noun ] (clothing) a heavy textile with a woven design; used for curtains and upholstery
Synonyms: tapis
Related terms: fabric
3. [ noun ] a wall hanging of heavy handwoven fabric with pictorial designs
Synonyms: arras
Related terms: hanging edging
Similar spelling:   tapster