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Noun
A fine open fabric of cotton or silk, made by looping, twisting, or knitting thread in patterns and used especially for trimming garments
“While males worked as tailors of men's clothing, female slaves and freedwomen sewed dresses and made lace in the households and dressmaking establishments of the period.”
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A cord or leather strip passed through eyelets or hooks on opposite sides of a shoe or garment and then pulled tight and fastened
“We don't need clean clothes or new laces in our shoes.”
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A length of something formed of three or more strands woven together
“There will be gold lace decorating both sleeves of the new uniform.”
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A delicate and intricate ornamentation made from gold or silver (or sometimes other metal) twisted wire
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The art or process of working with a needle especially in embroidery or needlepoint
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An unnecessary extra feature or embellishment
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Decoration, especially for clothing
Verb
To cause to twine about one another
“Do you lace your boots all the way to the top loop?”
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To scatter or set here and there among other things
“Place your hands behind your head for support, but don't lace your fingers together.”
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To make more pleasant to the taste by adding something intensely flavored
“Marcey's usual strong voice was laced with uneasiness.”
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To strike repeatedly
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“… laced the seaman's back with the cat-o'-nine-tails.”
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Streak or striate
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To alter (something) for the worse with the addition of foreign or lower-grade substances
“… animal control fed the bear food laced with a sedative.”
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To confine or restrain with or as if with chains
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To put securely in place or in a desired position
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To scatter or set here and there among other things
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To pass (something) round a thing or person so as to encircle or enfold
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To apply perfume to
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To indicate the importance of by centering attention on
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To divide by passing through or across
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