braid


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Synonyms for braid

a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair

trimming used to decorate clothes or curtains

make by braiding or interlacing

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decorate with braids or ribbons

form or weave into a braid or braids

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References in classic literature ?
She twitched one of her long glossy braids over her thin shoulder and held it up before Matthew's eyes.
In her anger she clutched Rapunzel's beautiful tresses, wrapped them twice round her left hand, seized a pair of scissors with the right, and snip, snap, they were cut off, and the lovely braids lay on the ground.
On the same day that she cast out Rapunzel, however, the enchantress fastened the braids of hair, which she had cut off, to the hook of the window, and when the king's son came and cried:
In the centre of this enchanted garden Madame Nilsson, in white cashmere slashed with pale blue satin, a reticule dangling from a blue girdle, and large yellow braids carefully disposed on each side of her muslin chemisette, listened with downcast eyes to M.
Her long yellow braids of hair -- how Anne had envied those beautiful braids in old schooldays
He saw the girl's flaxen-yellow hair darken to her mother's gold as it lengthened into curls and ringlets until finally it became two thick long braids.
Again he saw the twin braids of heavy golden hair ere his thumb relaxed from the switch, leaving him in darkness.
Kitty had read in a magazine that sun-baths were good for the hair; so both she and Cecily tossed their long braids over the window-sill and let them hang there in the broiling sun-shine.
It wouldn't be so bad if he'd only taken a little, but he cut a great big chunk right off the end of one of the braids.
She had thrown off her bonnet, her heavy braids were pushed back from her forehead, as if it would not bear that extra load, and her young face had a strangely worn look, as her eyes turned anxiously toward the door.
Repeat steps 1 and 2 five times so that you have six braids.
The heat required to cure the resin coatings also causes thermal expansion of the rubber, and if ample room is not allowed between the outer braid and the insulation, the silicone will extrude through the interstices.
One night he catches one of the men standing behind Janie, "brushing the back of his hand back and forth across the loose end of her braid ever so lightly so as to enjoy the feel of it without Janie knowing what he was doing," and Joe subsequently orders Janie to tie up her hair around the store: "That was all.
Vari-fold braid aids (trifold the material for braiding)2, Lacer 3.
To put it together, begin wrapping the finished braid in a circle, starting in the center and moving out.