chintz :

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  • n  a brightly printed and glazed cotton fabric

  • Thain reportedly spent a million big ones buying chintz and fancy commodes.
  • We met in his chintz-laden Green Zone office on the day of the al-Jihad murders.
  • Rugs, chintz curtains and pastel-tinted walls give a cozy atmosphere.
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    Fancy That in Walpole isn’t your grandmother’s tea room, though she would probably enjoy it. There are the classic touches: china everywhere in patterns of gold or blue-and-white chintz, lace decorating the windows, a lovely urn and pitcher in a corner. But the rooms have a clean and bright look rather than stuffy. And then there are the antique sofas upholstered in hot pink.        
    Sept. 29, 2013 -

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