What does Lisle thread mean?

Definitions for Lisle thread
lisle thread

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Lisle thread.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lisle, lisle threadnoun

    a strong tightly twisted cotton thread (usually made of long-staple cotton)

ChatGPT

  1. lisle thread

    Lisle thread is a type of cotton thread that has been processed and treated to be extremely smooth, strong, and long-lasting. It's typically used in the manufacturing of high-end hosiery, gloves, and clothing items. The thread is made by taking multiple strands of cotton, twisting them tightly together, and then singeing off any loose fibers to create a polished finish. The process of making lisle thread gives it its unique characteristics of strength, durability, and a shiny appearance.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lisle thread

    See Thread.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce Lisle thread?

How to say Lisle thread in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lisle thread in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lisle thread in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


Translations for Lisle thread

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for Lisle thread »

Translation

Find a translation for the Lisle thread definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Lisle thread." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 22 Jul 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/Lisle+thread>.

Discuss these Lisle thread definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for Lisle thread? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    To cause to become
    A transpire
    B elaborate
    C denudate
    D render

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for Lisle thread: