Definitions for weltwɛlt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a ridge or wale on the surface of the body, as from a blow of a stick or whip.
a blow producing such a ridge or wale.
a strip, as of leather, to which the edges of the insole and upper of a shoe are attached, the whole then being joined to the outsole. a strip, usu. of leather, that ornaments a shoe.
a strip of material sewn along the edge of a garment, etc., for strength or as decoration.
(v.t.)to beat soundly, as with a stick or whip.
to furnish or supply (a shoe or garment) with welts.
Origin of welt:
1375–1425; welte, walt shoemaker's welt, OE wælt (thigh) sinew
wale, welt, weal, wheal(noun)
a raised mark on the skin (as produced by the blow of a whip); characteristic of many allergic reactions
a raised or strengthened seam
flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, slash, strap, trounce(verb)
beat severely with a whip or rod
"The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced"
put a welt on
"welt the shoes"
A raised mark on the body caused by a blow; a wheal or weal.
A strip of leather set into the seam between the outsole of a shoe and the upper, through which these parts are joined by stitching or stapling.
A strip of material or covered cord applied to a seam or garment edge to strengthen or cover it.
To cause to have welts, to beat.
To install welt (a welt or welts) to reinforce.
Origin: c.1425, a shoemaker's term. Meaning "ridge on the skin from a wound" first recorded 1800.
that which, being sewed or otherwise fastened to an edge or border, serves to guard, strengthen, or adorn it
a small cord covered with cloth and sewed on a seam or border to strengthen it; an edge of cloth folded on itself, usually over a cord, and sewed down
a hem, border, or fringe
in shoemaking, a narrow strip of leather around a shoe, between the upper leather and sole
in steam boilers and sheet-iron work, a strip riveted upon the edges of plates that form a butt joint
in carpentry, a strip of wood fastened over a flush seam or joint, or an angle, to strengthen it
in machine-made stockings, a strip, or flap, of which the heel is formed
a narrow border, as of an ordinary, but not extending around the ends
to furnish with a welt; to sew or fasten a welt on; as, to welt a boot or a shoe; to welt a sleeve
Welt is the first album by the band ohGr, formed by Nivek Ogre of Skinny Puppy, and musician/engineer Mark Walk. The song Water has been featured in the motion pictures Life as a House and for the end titles in Kill Theory.
Translations for welt
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a band or strip fastened to an edge of an article of clothing for strength or for ornament.
- naat, strookAfrikaans
- vincoPortuguese (BR)
- die BorteGerman
- λωρίδα που δένεται στην άκρη αντικειμένου για υποστήριξη ή στολισμόGreek
- حاشيه چرمي دور چيزيFarsi
- kožni obrubCroatian
- kain untuk hiasan tepian bajuIndonesian
- brydding, ræmaIcelandic
- cordone, orloItalian
- (구두의) 대다리, (옷 등의) 가두리 천Korean
- apsiuvas, kraštasLithuanian
- apmale; nošuveLatvian
- jalur kulit pada kasutMalay
- kantebånd, snorkantingNorwegian
- rand, söm, bårdSwedish
- 衣服的貼邊或飾邊Chinese (Trad.)
- рант на взуттіUkrainian
- đường viềnVietnamese
- 贴边Chinese (Simp.)
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