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appliqué

ap·pli·qué [or] ap·pli·que

appliqué [or] applique

 
pronunciation:
ae plih keI
parts of speech:
adjective, noun, transitive verb
part of speech: adjective
definition: decorated with cut-out pieces of another material that are stitched on or otherwise applied.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a cut-out piece of material stitched or otherwise applied to another material as a decoration.
definition 2: work decorated in this way.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: appliquéd, appliquéing, appliqués
definition: to apply as or decorate with appliqué.