As nouns the difference between diaper and dialer
is that diaper
is a textile fabric having a diamond-shaped pattern formed by alternating directions of thread while dialer
is a person or device that dials, as using a telephone.
As a verb diaper
is to put diapers on someone.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A textile fabric having a diamond-shaped pattern formed by alternating directions of thread.
* 1890 , (Oscar Wilde), The Picture of Dorian Gray , ch. XI:
A towel or napkin made from such fabric.
- The orphreys were woven in a diaper of red and gold silk, and were starred with medallions of many saints and martyrs, among whom was St. Sebastian.
(North America) An absorbent garment worn by a baby, by a young child not yet toilet trained, or by an older person who is incontinent; a nappy.
The diamond pattern associated with diaper textiles.
Surface decoration of any sort which consists of the constant repetition of one or more simple figures or units of design evenly spaced.
- Let one attend him with a silver basin, / Another bear the ewer, the third a diaper .
* (absorbent garment) nappy (qualifier); napkin (qualifier)
* incontinence diaper
To put diapers on someone.
To draw flowers or figures, as upon cloth.
- Diapering a baby is something you have to learn fast.
- If you diaper on folds.
A person or device that dials, as using a telephone.
- He treated his assistant as a voice-operated dialer .