Thesaurus > Related Words: lace

  Words related to lace

Related / Similar Words: lacing, spike, fortify, intertwine, twine, entwine, enlace, interlace, lace up, braid, plait

 

Definition:
  • a delicate decorative fabric woven in an open web of symmetrical patterns;
  • a cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment);
  • add alcohol beverages;
  • spin or twist together so as to form a cord; "intertwine the ribbons"; "Twine the threads into a rope";
  • draw through eyes or holes; "lace the shoelaces";
  • do lacework; "The Flemish women were lacing in front of the cathedral";
  • make by braiding or interlacing; "lace a tablecloth";

  •  
    Hyponyms: Brussels lace, filet, macrame, pillow lace, bobbin lace, point lace, needlepoint, bootlace, shoelace, shoe lace, shoestring, shoe string, wreathe, wind, fold, wattle, pleach, plash, ravel, tangle, knot, splice, relace

     

    Grouped Verbs: twine

     

    Entailments: fasten, fix, secure

     

    Derivational Morphology: braid, plait, lace up, fortification, lacing, string, twine, twiner, lacer, pleat, plaiter, gold braid, braiding

     

    Language Translations:
    Croatian: čipka   Dutch: kant  
    Finnish: pitsi   French: dentelle  
    German: Spitze   Hungarian: csipke  
    Ido: dentelo   Italian: pizzo  
    Polish: koronka   Serbian: чипка  
    Slovene: čipka   Spanish: encaje  
    Swedish: spets  
     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z