thread
noun.
a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving
Synonym: yarn
noun.
any long object resembling a thin line
a mere ribbon of land|the lighted ribbon of traffic|from the air the road was a grey thread|a thread of smoke climbed upward
Synonym: ribbon
noun.
the connections that link the various parts of an event or argument together
I couldn't follow his train of thought|he lost the thread of his argument
noun.
the raised helical rib going around a screw
Synonym: screw thread
verb.
to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course
the river winds through the hills|the path meanders through the vineyards|sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body
Synonym: meander, wander, weave, wind
verb.
pass a thread through
thread a needle
verb.
remove facial hair by tying a fine string around it and pulling at the string
She had her eyebrows threaded
verb.
pass through or into
thread tape|thread film
verb.
thread on or as if on a string
string pearls on a string|the child drew glass beads on a string|thread dried cranberries
Synonym: string, draw