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- n. The process of making woven material on a loom.
- n. A piece of such material.
- n. An unsteady motion back and forth.
- v. Present participle of weave.
- v. gerund of weave
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of one who, or that which, weaves; the act or art of forming cloth in a loom by the union or intertexture of threads.
- n. An incessant motion of a horse's head, neck, and body, from side to side, fancied to resemble the motion of a hand weaver in throwing the shuttle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of one who or that which weaves; specifically, the act or art of producing cloth or other textile fabrics by means of a loom from the combination of threads or filaments.
- n. In the manège, the action of a horse that weaves, or moves the body from side to side.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. creating fabric
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Spinning and weaving in ancient times were principally performed by women; indeed, the words _woof_, _weaving_, and _web_ are allied to the word _wife_.
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Especially in Haciahmetli village weaving is done traditionally through use of madder roots.
PendlePendle's wealth was founded on the cotton trade – 60% of the working population were employed in weaving in the 1950s.
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Duany has largely succeeded in weaving his new homes into the block.
We have a responsibility to ourselves to honour the gift or talent we hold in weaving this story and
Mind, heâs a fascinating mind to behold in weaving a multitude of topics and lores together, but âtis seven long volumes, lad.
Carpet weaving is a skill that is decreasing as education of women increase.
All the weaving is done by men who have set up looms in their homes.