BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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thread

How to sign: a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving

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Similiar / Same: yarn

Categories: cord

Within this category: cotton, dental floss, floss, Lastex, ligature, pile, purl, suture, tinsel, warp, woof, worsted

thread

How to sign: to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course
"the river winds through the hills"; "the path meanders through the vineyards"; "sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body";

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Similiar / Same: wind, meander, weave, wander

Categories: travel, go, move, locomote

Within this category: snake

thread

How to sign: any long object resembling a thin line
"a mere ribbon of land"; "the lighted ribbon of traffic"; "from the air the road was a gray thread"; "a thread of smoke climbed upward";

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Similiar / Same: ribbon

Categories: object, physical object

Within this category: blade

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