Adjective "Batik" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Batik


    Definition:

    1. a technique of hand-dyeing fabrics by using wax as a dye repellent to cover parts of a design, dyeing the uncovered fabric with a color or colors, and dissolving the wax in boiling water.

    2. the fabric so decorated. verb (used with object)

    3. to hand-dye (material) using the technique of batik.

    Examples:

    "shirts can be batik."