heavily, highly, richly

a highly patterned fabric

boldly, brightly
delicately, intricately

patterned with flowers

Patterned is used with these nouns: ↑carpet, ↑fabric, ↑wallpaper

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • patterned — [[t]pæ̱tə(r)nd[/t]] 1) ADJ: oft ADJ with n Something that is patterned is covered with a pattern or design. ...a plain carpet with a patterned border. ...bone china patterned with flowers. 2) V PASSIVE If something new is patterned on something… …   English dictionary

  • patterned — pat|terned [ˈpætənd US ərnd] adj decorated with a pattern ▪ a patterned carpet ▪ a brightly patterned dress patterned with ▪ wallpaper patterned with roses …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • patterned — pat|terned [ pætərnd ] adjective decorated with a pattern: brightly patterned curtains patterned with: a hideous shirt patterned with palm trees …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • patterned — UK [ˈpætə(r)nd] / US [ˈpætərnd] adjective decorated with a pattern brightly patterned curtains patterned with: a hideous shirt patterned with palm trees …   English dictionary

  • Patterned — Pattern Pat tern, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Patterned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Patterning}.] 1. To make or design (anything) by, from, or after, something that serves as a pattern; to copy; to model; to imitate. Milton. [1913 Webster] [A temple] patterned… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • patterned — adjective Conform to a pattern, a model to be followed. The Royal Navy kept patterned birches and patterned canes at the principal dockyards as specimens, intending to standardize the main implements used for formal corporal punishment on its… …   Wiktionary

  • patterned — adjective decorated with a pattern: a patterned carpet | wallpaper patterned with roses …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • patterned — adjective patterned glassware Syn: decorated, ornamented, fancy, adorned, embellished Ant: plain …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • patterned — adjective see pattern I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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