Synonyms
Antonyms

1. screw-loose

adjective. not behaving normally.

Synonyms

  • insane

Antonyms

  • reasonable
  • rational

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2. thread

noun. ['ˈθrɛd'] a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving.

Synonyms

  • tinsel
  • nap
  • worsted yarn
  • cotton
  • worsted
  • woof
  • warp
  • ligature
  • purl
  • filling
  • cord
  • metallic
  • pick
  • Lastex
  • dental floss
  • floss
  • weft
  • pile
  • yarn

Antonyms

  • spread
  • praise
  • push
  • straight line

Etymology

  • threed (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. thread

verb. ['ˈθrɛd'] pass a thread through.

Synonyms

  • run
  • draw
  • guide

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • closing
  • opening
  • retreat

Etymology

  • threed (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. thread

verb. ['ˈθrɛd'] to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course.

Synonyms

  • move
  • travel
  • snake
  • wander
  • go
  • locomote
  • wind
  • weave

Antonyms

  • gladden
  • move in
  • move out
  • stay

Etymology

  • threed (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. thread

noun. ['ˈθrɛd'] any long object resembling a thin line.

Synonyms

  • blade
  • object
  • ribbon

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • go
  • rise
  • precede

Etymology

  • threed (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. thread

noun. ['ˈθrɛd'] the raised helical rib going around a screw.

Synonyms

  • rib
  • screw

Antonyms

  • wake
  • dislike
  • untie

Etymology

  • threed (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. thread

noun. ['ˈθrɛd'] the connections that link the various parts of an event or argument together.

Synonyms

  • thought
  • thinking
  • thought process
  • mentation
  • train of thought
  • cerebration

Antonyms

  • linger
  • recede
  • ride
  • follow

Etymology

  • threed (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. screw

verb. ['ˈskruː'] tighten or fasten by means of screwing motions.

Synonyms

  • fasten

Antonyms

  • malevolence
  • hate

Etymology

  • screw (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. screw

noun. ['ˈskruː'] a fastener with a tapered threaded shank and a slotted head.

Synonyms

  • worm
  • woodscrew
  • screw thread
  • metal screw
  • Phillips screw
  • fixing
  • head
  • Allen screw
  • fastening
  • bolt
  • holdfast
  • cap screw
  • machine screw
  • thumbscrew
  • thread
  • fastener

Antonyms

  • open
  • abstain
  • lack
  • lose

Etymology

  • screw (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. screw

noun. ['ˈskruː'] a simple machine of the inclined-plane type consisting of a spirally threaded cylindrical rod that engages with a similarly threaded hole.

Antonyms

  • ignore

Etymology

  • screw (Middle English (1100-1500))
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