What is another word for loop?

Pronunciation: [lˈuːp] (IPA)

The word "loop" can have a variety of different meanings, ranging from a circular shape or pattern to a repeated section of music. For these different senses of the word, there are a surprisingly large number of synonyms that can be used to describe similar concepts. Some possible synonyms for "loop" might include: circle, ring, coil, spiral, whirl, twist, curvature, circuit, cycle, rotation, repetition, refrain, pattern, motif, or theme. Depending on the specific context, some of these synonyms might be more appropriate or effective than others, but they all offer different ways to describe the idea of a repeating or circular structure.

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Usage examples for Loop

When they rode closer it appeared that its steep sides were washed by a loop of the river near which they previously had settled.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz
They were wild, and he ran them out of the hollow and up on high ground before he managed to drop his loop over the calf's head.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower
We next extended the loop idea to the horns.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook

Famous quotes with Loop

  • With women, I've got a long bamboo pole with a leather loop on the end. I slip the loop around their necks so they can't get away or come too close. Like catching snakes.
    Marlon Brando
  • In short, the animal and vegetable lines, diverging widely above, join below in a loop.
    Asa Gray
  • We gave up having a TV last year. I am out of the loop. Life is way better than TV. I recommend it to anyone who has forgotten they have one.
    Jasmine Guy
  • People repeat behaviour that leads to flooding their brains with pleasurable chemicals. The short-term reward loop acts over hours to years, and the long-term reproductive success loop over generations.
    Keith Henson
  • This was totally influenced by me and the direction that I am writing about and the stuff that I am writing about. There is just no way that you can be as intense as what I have been through in my life over a drum beat machine, sample, or loop; it's just not going to happen.
    Vanilla Ice

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