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Cotton, nylon, or other fibres spun into long, thin strands and used for sewing
“To my surprise, Emma takes some needle and thread out of one of her pockets.”
A theme or characteristic running throughout a situation or piece of writing
“We can detect that mockery as a characteristic thread throughout the oeuvre.”
A long, thin line or piece of something
“It was the suddenness with which the drop opened, more than a thousand feet from Hualapai Hilltop to the pale thread of the track below, that took my breath away.”
To scatter or set here and there among other things
Thread the shock absorber through the large opening.”
To put thread through
“The City of London may only cover one square mile, but our journey aboard the 100 appeared to thread around most of it.”
To put together into a series by means of or as if by means of a thread
“Then thread a small bell with some ribbon, and pull the ribbon up through the hole in the pot.”
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