Plaited
Plaited Plait"ed, a. Folded; doubled over; braided; figuratively, involved; intricate; artful. [1913 Webster]

Time shall unfold what plaited cunning hides. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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  • plaited — d.ə̇d adjective Etymology: Middle English pleited, plaited, from past participle of pleiten, plaiten to plait 1. a. : pleated b. : braided, interwoven …   Useful english dictionary

  • Plaited — Plait Plait, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Plaited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Plaiting}.] 1. To fold; to double in narrow folds; to pleat; as, to plait a ruffle. [1913 Webster] 2. To interweave the strands or locks of; to braid; to plat; as, to plait hair; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • plaited — folded longitudinally …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • plaited — Synonyms and related words: braided, creased, crimped, dog eared, doubled, enlaced, entwined, flexible, flounced, fluted, foldable, folded, folding, fretted, gathered, handwoven, interknit, interlaced, interthreaded, intertied, intertissued,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • plaited — pleɪtɪd / plætɪd adj. folded; wrinkled, creased, braided; pleated pleɪt /plæt n. fold; wrinkle, crease; ruffle, pleat (on clothing); braid v. fold, pleat, roll up; crease, wrinkle; make folds, make pleats; weave, braid …   English contemporary dictionary

  • plaited — a. 1. Folded, braided, interwoven. 2. Wrinkled, contracted, knitted …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • plaited — plait·ed …   English syllables

  • Plaited stitch (knitting) — In knitting, a plaited stitch is a single knitted stitch that is twisted clockwise (right over left) or counterclockwise (left over right), usually by one half turn (180°) but sometimes by a full turn (360°) or more. MethodsPlaited stitches can… …   Wikipedia

  • plaited hair — braided hair, hair that has been braided …   English contemporary dictionary

  • plaited stitch — noun : an embroidery stitch having a braided appearance, usually made in herringbone or basket weave patterns …   Useful english dictionary

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