Reeled
Reel Reel (r[=e]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reeled} (r?ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Reeling}. ] 1. To roll. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

And Sisyphus an huge round stone did reel. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

2. To wind upon a reel, as yarn or thread. [1913 Webster]


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  • reeled — ˈrē(ə)ld adjective 1. : wound on a reel partly reeled cocoons 2. : disposed in a zigzag line : staggered reeled rivet holes …   Useful english dictionary

  • reeled — rɪːl n. spool, cylinder around which long flexible material is wound (such as thread, film, etc.) v. roll up, wind onto a spool; sway, falter, move unsteadily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reeled — leered …   Anagrams dictionary

  • reeled-component feeder — juostinis komponentų tiektuvas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. reeled component feeder; reeled component handler vok. Zuführungsband für eingeklebte Bauelemente, n rus. ленточное подающее устройство для компонентов, n pranc …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • reeled-component handler — juostinis komponentų tiektuvas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. reeled component feeder; reeled component handler vok. Zuführungsband für eingeklebte Bauelemente, n rus. ленточное подающее устройство для компонентов, n pranc …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • reeled silk — noun : high quality raw silk reeled in one continuous filament from the cocoon directly into a skein compare spun silk * * * a long strand made of silk reeled from a number of cocoons and not twisted or thrown. Cf. spun silk (def. 1). [1825 35] …   Useful english dictionary

  • reeled silk — a long strand made of silk reeled from a number of cocoons and not twisted or thrown. Cf. spun silk (def. 1). [1825 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • reeled component — juostinio tiekiklio komponentas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. reeled component; taped component; tape mounted component vok. foliengebondetes Bauelement, n; foliengeklebtes Bauelement, n rus. компонент на ленточном… …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • Reeled film — Плёнка, смотанная в рулон, рулонная плёнка …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Reeled paper — Бумага (картон), выпускаемая в рулонах …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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