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  Definition of thread
  1. the raised helical rib going around a screw
  2. a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving
  3. the connections that link the various parts of an event or argument together; "I couldn''t follow his train of thought"; "he lost the thread of his argument"
  4. any long object resembling a thin line; "a mere ribbon of land"; "the lighted ribbon of traffic"; "from the air the road was a gray thread"; "a thread of smoke climbed upward"
  5. thread on or as if on a string; "string pearls on a string"; "the child drew glass beads on a string"; "thread dried cranberries"
  6. pass through or into; "thread tape"; "thread film"
  7. remove facial hair by tying a fine string around it and pulling at the string; "She had her eyebrows threaded"
  8. pass a thread through; "thread a needle"
  9. to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course; "the river winds through the hills"; "the path meanders through the vineyards"; "sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body"
Similar Words: screw thread, yarn, train of thought, ribbon, string, draw, weave, wind, meander, wander

 

Hyponyms: cotton, dental floss, floss, Lastex, ligature, pile, nap, purl, suture, tinsel, warp, woof, weft, filling, pick, worsted, blade, bead, wire, snake

 

Grouped Verbs: guide, run, draw, pass, wander

 

Derivational Morphology: string, draw, weave, wind, meander, wander, yarn, bodkin, threader, chain, strand, twine, stringer, ribbon

 

Anagrams: dearth, hatred

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: fill   Chinese:  
Croatian: nit   Dutch: draad  
Finnish: lanka   French: fil  
German: Faden   Greek: νήμα  
Hungarian: cérna   Italian: filo  
Japanese:   Korean:  
Kurdish: په‌ت   Latvian: diegs  
Portuguese: fio   Romanian: aţă  
Russian: нить   Slovene: nit  
Spanish: hilo   Swedish: tråd  
Telugu: దారము   Turkish: tire  
 
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