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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wale, welt, weal, whealnoun

    a raised mark on the skin (as produced by the blow of a whip); characteristic of many allergic reactions

  2. weltverb

    a raised or strengthened seam

  3. flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, slash, strap, trounceverb

    beat severely with a whip or rod

    "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced"

  4. weltverb

    put a welt on

    "welt the shoes"

GCIDE

  1. weltnoun

    A raised ridge on the surface of the skin, produced by a blow, as from a stick or whip; a wale; a weal; as, to raise welts on the back with a whip.

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  2. weltnoun

    A blow that produces a welt.

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

Wiktionary

  1. weltnoun

    A raised mark on the body caused by a blow; a wheal or weal.

    Etymology: c.1425, a shoemaker's term. Meaning "ridge on the skin from a wound" first recorded 1800.

  2. weltnoun

    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.

    Etymology: c.1425, a shoemaker's term. Meaning "ridge on the skin from a wound" first recorded 1800.

  3. weltnoun

    A strip of material or covered cord applied to a seam or garment edge to strengthen or cover it.

    Etymology: c.1425, a shoemaker's term. Meaning "ridge on the skin from a wound" first recorded 1800.

  4. weltverb

    To cause to have welts, to beat.

    Etymology: c.1425, a shoemaker's term. Meaning "ridge on the skin from a wound" first recorded 1800.

  5. weltverb

    To install welt (a welt or welts) to reinforce.

    Etymology: c.1425, a shoemaker's term. Meaning "ridge on the skin from a wound" first recorded 1800.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Weltnoun

    that which, being sewed or otherwise fastened to an edge or border, serves to guard, strengthen, or adorn it

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  2. Weltnoun

    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

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  3. Weltnoun

    a hem, border, or fringe

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  4. Weltnoun

    in shoemaking, a narrow strip of leather around a shoe, between the upper leather and sole

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  5. Weltnoun

    in steam boilers and sheet-iron work, a strip riveted upon the edges of plates that form a butt joint

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  6. Weltnoun

    in carpentry, a strip of wood fastened over a flush seam or joint, or an angle, to strengthen it

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  7. Weltnoun

    in machine-made stockings, a strip, or flap, of which the heel is formed

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  8. Weltnoun

    a narrow border, as of an ordinary, but not extending around the ends

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  9. Weltverb

    to furnish with a welt; to sew or fasten a welt on; as, to welt a boot or a shoe; to welt a sleeve

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

  10. Weltverb

    to wilt

    Etymology: [OE. welte, probably fr. W. gwald a hem, a welt, gwaldu to welt or to hem.]

Freebase

  1. welt

    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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Welt

    welt, n. a kind of hem or edging round a shoe: (coll.) a weal.—v.t. to furnish with a welt: to flog severely.—adj. Welt′ed.—n. Welt′ing. [W. gwald, a hem.]

  2. Welt

    welt, v.i. (prov.) to decay: to become stringy. [Wilt.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of welt in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of welt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of welt in a Sentence

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Es ist moglich, dass Sie die einzige Person in dieser ganzen Welt, die an Sie glaubt der linken Seite. Es ist immer noch mehr als genug, aus meiner Sicht, denn es dauert nur ein blendend hellen Stern, das Universum der Dunkelheit zu durchdringen. Weiterhin an sich selbst glauben und nie aufgeben.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Menschen, die in der Welt des Lichts leben werden oft von Menschen aus der Welt der Dunkelheit beneidet. diese eifersüchtige Menschen immer versuchen, jede Manipulation, um die wunderbaren Menschen der Welt von Licht in ihre dunkle deprimierende Welt ziehen. nie lassen Sie sich nach unten gezogen und muckte in ihre dreckigen Welt der Dunkelheit und Unwissenheit. Weiterfahrt auf der vorgeplanten Weg mit der glänzenden hellen Licht der Erkenntnis und Wahrheit beleuchtet. a Viaxe continua!

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Sie sehen immer die Welt, wie Sie sind. Wenn Sie etwas nicht gefällt, ist es wahrscheinlich, weil es den Teil von dir, dass Ihnen am wenigsten repräsentiert. Das ist genau das, warum die Welt zu verstehen, müssen Sie zuerst von ihr weg, und dann suchen Sie tiefer in, tief in sich selbst.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Wir selten sehen die Welt, wie sie ist; aber wir sehen oft die Welt, wie wir sind.

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