What is another word for threads?

Pronunciation: [θɹˈɛdz] (IPA)

When it comes to synonyms for "threads," several words come to mind. Perhaps one of the most popular synonyms is "string," which refers to a thin piece of twisted fiber that can be used for sewing or weaving. Another synonym is "yarn," which is a type of thread made from natural or synthetic fibers that is used for knitting or crocheting. Other synonyms for "threads" include "filament," "floss," "cord," "twine," and "lace." These words all refer to different types of threads, each with their specific uses. Regardless of the synonym you choose, they all play an important role in the creation of fabric and other woven materials.

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Usage examples for Threads

A fishing fleet off the coast showed tints of pearl, and thin threads of masts above the quiet sea.
"The Locusts' Years"
Mary Helen Fee
But Nasmyth found it pleasant to pick up again the threads of the life which he had almost come to the conclusion that he had done with altogether.
"The Greater Power"
Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton
He can't cut threads on bolts, anyway, he announced.
"A Prairie Courtship"
Harold Bindloss

Famous quotes with Threads

  • I don't have ideas so much as there are things which constantly evolve... there are various threads or layers, if you like, which change.
    Harrison Birtwistle
  • Nature uses only the longest threads to weave her patterns, so that each small piece of her fabric reveals the organization of the entire tapestry.
    Richard P. Feynman
  • The African-American experience is one of the most important threads in the American tapestry.
    Bill Frist
  • I don't think I make much of a distinction between the 'real' and the 'fantastic.' They both seem to be threads in the same cloth as far as I'm concerned.
    Alice Hoffman
  • A lot has been written about Tony Perkins and myself and I figured, Let's get it straight. I had a relationship with Tony for two to three years, but those are only threads in the tapestry of my whole life.
    Tab Hunter

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