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Definitions of lace

  1. spin or twist together so as to form a cord; "intertwine the ribbons"; "Twine the threads into a rope" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. add alcohol beverages Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a delicate decorative fabric woven in an open web of symmetrical patterns Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. draw through eyes or holes; "lace the shoelaces" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. do lacework; "The Flemish women were lacing in front of the cathedral" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. make by braiding or interlacing; "lace a tablecloth" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. That which binds or holds, especially by being interwoven; a string, cord, or band, usually one passing through eyelet or other holes, and used in drawing and holding together parts of a garment, of a shoe, of a machine belt, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A snare or gin, especially one made of interwoven cords; a net. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A fabric of fine threads of linen, silk, cotton, etc., often ornamented with figures; a delicate tissue of thread, much worn as an ornament of dress. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Spirits added to coffee or some other beverage. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. To fasten with a lace; to draw together with a lace passed through eyelet holes; to unite with a lace or laces, or, figuratively. with anything resembling laces. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. To adorn with narrow strips or braids of some decorative material; as, cloth laced with silver. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. To beat; to lash; to make stripes on. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. To add spirits to (a beverage). Webster Dictionary DB
  16. To be fastened with a lace, or laces; as, these boots lace. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. To twine or draw as a lace; to interlace; to intertwine. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. An ornamental fabric of fine linen, cotton, gold, or silver threads, woven in a delicate, open pattern; a cord passed through eyelets or other holes in order to bind or fasten. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. To fasten with a cord; adorn or trim, as with narrow braid, etc.; as, cloth laced with silver; to weave or twine together; to beat or lash. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  20. Laced. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  21. Lacing. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  22. A plated string for fastening: an ornamental fabric of fine thread curiously woven. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  23. To fasten with a lace: to adorn with lace. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  24. A cord; ornamental fabric of fine thread. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  25. To fasten with a lace; adorn with lace. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  26. To trim with lace; interlace. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  27. A delicate network of threads of linen, silk, cotton, etc.; also, any ornamental cord or braid. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  28. A shoe - string; any string. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  29. A delicate ornamental network, the meshes of which are formed by plaiting together threads of cotton, linen, or other materials; a string that fastens by being plaited. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  30. To fasten with a string through eyelet-holes; to adorn with lace; to embellish with stripes; to beat; to lash. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  31. A fine kind of network, texture, or trimming; a string or cord used for a fastening. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  32. To fasten or draw together with a lace or cord, as a boot or stays; to trim with lace. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  33. A measure of laud equal to one pole. This term is widely used in Cornwall. thelawdictionary.org
  34. To add something to (a food or beverage) so as to impart flavor, pungency, or some special quality; as, to lace a punch with alcohol; to lace the Kool-Aid with LSD. dictgcide_fs
  35. l[=a]s, n. a plaited string for fastening: an ornamental fabric of linen, cotton, silk, or gold and silver threads, made by looping, knotting, plaiting, or twisting the thread into definite patterns, of contrasted open and close structure; three distinct varieties are made, two by handiwork, known respectively as Needle or Point lace and Pillow or Bobbin Lace, and one by machinery.--v.t. to fasten with a lace: to adorn with lace: to streak: to mark with the lash: to intermix, as coffee with brandy, &c.: to intertwine.--v.i. to be fastened with a lace.--ns. LACE'-BARK TREE, a lofty West Indies tree, the inner bark like coarse lace; LACE'-BOOT, a boot fastened by a lace.--p.adj. LACED, fastened or adorned with lace.--ns. LACE'-FRAME, a machine used in lace-making; LACE'-LEAF (see LATTICE-LEAF); LACE'-MAN, one who deals in lace; LACE'-MEND'ER, one who repairs lace; LACE'-P[=A]'PER, paper stamped or cut by hand with an open-work pattern like lace; LACE'-PILL'OW, a cushion on which many various kinds of lace are made, held on the knees.--adj. L[=A]'CY, like lace.--ALENÇON LACE, a very fine point-lace, the most important made in France; APPLIQUÉ LACE, lace having sprigs or flowers sewed on net; BALLOON-NET LACE, a form of woven lace in which the freeing threads are peculiarly twisted about the warps; BRUSSELS LACE, an extremely fine lace with sprigs applied on a net ground; DUCHESSE LACE, a Belgian pillow-lace having beautiful designs with cord outlines, often in relief; GUIPURE LACE, any lace without a net ground, the pattern being held together by bars or brides; HONITON LACE, a lace made at Honiton in Devonshire, remarkable for the beauty of its figures and sprigs; IMITATION LACE, any lace made by machinery; MECHLIN LACE, a lace with bobbin ground and designs outlined by thread or flat cord; SPANISH LACE, needle-point lace brought from Spanish convents since their dissolution--but probably of Flemish origin: cut and drawn work made in convents in Spain, of patterns usually confined to simple sprigs and flowers: a modern black-silk lace with large flower-patterns, mostly of Flemish make: a modern needle-point lace with large square designs; TAMBOUR LACE, a modern kind of lace made with needle-embroidery on machine-made net; TORCHON LACE, peasants' bobbin laces of loose texture and geometrical designs, much imitated by machinery; VALENCIENNES LACE, a fine bobbin lace having the design made with the ground and of the same thread. [O. Fr. las, a noose--L. laqueus, a noose.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  36. Cord or leather strip for fastening or tightening opposite edges of boots, stays, &c., by help of eyelets or hooks; braid for trimming men\'s coats &c. (usu. gold or silver I.); fine open fabric of linen, cotton, silk, woollen, or metal threads usu. With inwrought or applied patterns; l.-glass, Venetian with l.-like designs; l.-pillow, laid on lap of woman making l. Hence lacy a. [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  37. Fasten or tighten (boot, stays, &c.) with l.; compress waist of by drawing stay-ll. tight, (intr.) compress one\'s waist; interlace or embroider (fabric) with thread &c.; pass (cord &c.) through; trim with l.; diversify (flower with streaks of colour); lash, beat, (also intr. as l. into person); flavor, fortify, (milk, beer, &c.) with spirit. Hence lacing (1, 3, 6) n. [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  38. n. [Latin] A string or cord;— a fabric of fine threads of linen, silk, or cotton, interwoven in a net;— a tissue of silver or gilt thread used as a trimming to military and official dress;— a plaited string with which women fasten their stays;— stay-lace;— also their boots; boot-lace. Cabinet Dictionary

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