threads hreads (thr[e^]dz), n. pl. Clothes; clothing; as, he was wearing his new threads at the party. [Slang] [PJC]

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  • threads — [n] clothes, clothing accouterment, apparel, attire, civvies*, costume, dress, duds*, finery, garb, garments, gear, habiliment, outfit, personal attire, rags*, raiment, Sunday best*, wardrobe, weeds*; concept 451 …   New thesaurus

  • Threads — Infobox Film name = Threads writer = Barry Hines starring = Karen Meagher, Reece Dinsdale featuring = director = Mick Jackson producer = Mick Jackson, Graham Massey, John Purdie, Peter Wolfes distributor = BBC released = 1984 runtime = 110… …   Wikipedia

  • Threads — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Thread. Threads Données clés Réalisation Mick Jackson Scénario Barry Hines Acteurs principaux BBC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Threads — Filmdaten Originaltitel Threads Produktionsland Großbritannien Or …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • threads — n. clothing. □ When’d you get new threads, man? □ Good looking threads on Wal ly, huh? …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • threads — n Clothes. Those look like expensive threads he is wearing. 1960s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • Threads — Clothes Those are some nice threads …   Dictionary of american slang

  • Threads — Clothes Those are some nice threads …   Dictionary of american slang

  • threads — n clothes. A usage which originated in the black influenced jive talk of the 1930s in the USA. Like many similar American isms, it was imported into Britain and Australia with the youth culture of the 1960s. If used today the term is generally… …   Contemporary slang

  • threads — clothes, glad rags, rags    Hey, Lucy. Nice threads! I love your jacket …   English idioms

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