wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup

NEW: Pecarus, by Lexmilian de Mello,
A Book of Poetry Inspired by Wordswarm.net

Wordswarms From Years Past


13-Letter Words
12-Letter Words
11-Letter Words
10-Letter Words
9-Letter Words
8-Letter Words
7-Letter Words
6-Letter Words
5-Letter Words
4-Letter Words
3-Letter Words


Adjacent Words

brahminic
brahminical
Brahminism
Brahminist
Brahmins
Brahmo Samaj
Brahmo-somaj
Brahmoism
Brahms
Brahms, Johannes
Brahmsian
Brahui
Braid
BRAIDED; BRAIDING
braider
braiding
Brail
Braila
Braille
braillewriter
braillist
Brain
Brain box
brain cell
brain coral

Full-text Search for "braided"
8024


braided definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: woven by (or as if by) braiding; "braided cordage"

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 15th century 1. a. made by intertwining three or more strands b. ornamented with braid 2. forming an interlacing network of channels <a braided river>

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Braid Braid (br[=a]d), v. t. [imp. &. p. p. Braided; p. pr. & vb. n. Braiding.] [OE. braiden, breiden, to pull, reach, braid, AS. bregdan to move to and fro, to weave; akin. to Icel. breg[eth]a, D. breiden to knit, OS. bregdan to weave, OHG. brettan to brandish. Cf. Broid.] 1. To weave, interlace, or entwine together, as three or more strands or threads; to form into a braid; to plait. Braid your locks with rosy twine. --Milton. 2. To mingle, or to bring to a uniformly soft consistence, by beating, rubbing, or straining, as in some culinary operations. 3. To reproach. [Obs.] See Upbraid. --Shak.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

A piece of clothing that is braided is decorated with braid. ADJ



comments powered by Disqus

Wordswarm.net: Look up a word or phrase

 


wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup