Definition of Nailsea in English:

Nailsea

Pronunciation /ˈneɪlsiː/

adjective

  • Designating a style of glassware first made at or near Nailsea in south-west England in the late 18th cent., typically decorated with flecks or stripes of enamel or coloured glass.

noun

rare
  • Glassware in this style.

Origin

Early 20th century. From Nailsea, the name of a town, near Bristol, in south-western England where this style of glassware was originally produced.