How To Spell loom?

Correct spelling: loom

What does the abbreviation loom mean?

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This graph shows how "loom" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for loom?

  1. Both Hough and Ancliffe began to loom large to Neale. – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  2. Occurring just at the moment when the use of the power loom in factories was giving an unprecedented stimulus to the manufacture of cotton, the cotton gin worked a revolution in Southern life and industry. – Union and Democracy by Allen Johnson
  3. It must have been nearly an hour before we heard him hailing us in the distance, and soon afterwards saw his figure loom out of the darkness close at hand. – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. In the darkness of the empty street he saw the loom of the man's figure moving off toward his own house, still without any haste. – O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 by Various
  5. It proved of the utmost value to him, for it immediately set him on the track of the principal modification which he introduced in his improved loom – Self Help by Samuel Smiles
  6. It was gray dawn when he opened his eyes again, and aching all over and very cold, stood up to see that the schooner was tumbling over a spiteful sea with the hazy loom of land not far away from her. – Masters of the Wheat-Lands by Harold Bindloss
  7. If the balloon were low enough, it would loom up as a large circular object, as seen from directly below. – The Flying Saucers are Real by Donald Keyhoe
  8. Then, Jamie, in a fair field, you think you would have the advantage of me, as for example if our carpet were the heather instead of the weaving of an Eastern loom – A Prince of Good Fellows by Robert Barr
  9. This man was cheerful and contented; he was working at the loom and had already become skilful. – Diary in America, Series One by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
  10. She's in the loom shed weavin'. – The Mountain Girl by Payne Erskine

What are the translations for loom?

Arabic word for Loom

تلوح في الأفق.

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Chinese word for Loom

> 赫然出现.

Dutch words for Loom

weefgetouw, loom.

French words for Loom

surgir, planer, métier à tisser, menacer, se profiler, se dresser, être imminent, se dessiner.

German words for Loom

auftauchen, manche, ragen, aufragen, Sichtbarwerden, Webstuhl, Webmaschine, drohend aufragen, sich auftürmen, undeutlich sichtbar werden.

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Italian words for Loom

telaio, incombere.

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Korean word for Loom

모습을 드러내다.

Malay word for Loom

Mesin tenun.

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Portuguese words for Loom

emergir, feixe, tear, pairar.

Romanian word for Loom

război de țesut.

Russian word for Loom

ткацкий станок.

Spanish words for Loom

telar, avecinarse, surgir amenazadoramente.

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Ukrainian word for Loom

ткацький верстат.

Vietnamese word for Loom

khung cửa.