(noun, verb)


1. floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)

Similar word(s): carpet, rug

Definition categories: man–made, furnishing

Sentences with carpeting as a noun:

- As part of the restoration of the house, they took up the carpeting and left the hardwood floors exposed.


1. present participle of carpet

- She considered carpeting her bedroom floor to cover the blood stains in the floorboards.