Definition of grasscloth in US English:



  • A fine, light cloth resembling linen, woven from the fibers of the inner bark of the ramie plant.

    • ‘Some specialty wallpapers like foils, unbacked and grasscloths require the use of lining paper.’
    • ‘Lori also added grasscloth to some walls to create further ‘movement and texture.’’
    • ‘With natural materials, such as grasscloth, slight variations in colors are natural.’
    • ‘Whether it's three-dimensional grasscloth made from plant fibers or vinyl printed to imitate the real thing, the latest wallpaper is all about a wide range of colors and textures.’