Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Braid


  1. To weave, interlace, or entwine together, as three or more strands or threads; to form into a braid; to plait.
  2. To mingle, or to bring to a uniformly soft consistence, by beating, rubbing, or straining, as in some culinary operations.
  3. To reproach. [Obs.] See Upbraid.
  4. A plait, band, or narrow fabric formed by intertwining or weaving together different strands.
  5. A narrow fabric, as of wool, silk, or linen, used for binding, trimming, or ornamenting dresses, etc.
  6. A quick motion; a start.
  7. A fancy; freak; caprice.
  8. To start; to awake.
  9. Deceitful.

Braid Translations

braid in Dutch is vlechten
braid in French is tresser, natter, tisser
braid in German is Litze, Flechte, flechten