a small hole (usually round and finished around the edges) in cloth or leather for the passage of a cord or hook or bar
cringle, eyelet, loop, grommet, grummet(noun)
fastener consisting of a metal ring for lining a small hole to permit the attachment of cords or lines
An object that consists of a rim and small hole or perforation to receive a cord or fastener, as in garments, sails, etc. An eyelet may reinforce a hole.
Push the aglet of the shoelace through each of the eyelets, one at a time.
A shaped metal embellishment containing a hole, used in scrapbook. Eyelets are typically set by punching a hole in the page, placing the smooth side of the eyelet on a table, positioning the paper over protruding edge and curling the edge down using a hammer and eyelet setter.
a small hole or perforation to receive a cord or fastener, as in garments, sails, etc
a metal ring or grommet, or short metallic tube, the ends of which can be bent outward and over to fasten it in place; -- used to line an eyelet hole
Origin: [F. illet, dim. of il eye, fr. L. oculus. See Eye, and cf. Oillet.]
The numerical value of eyelet in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of eyelet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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