Weft : Definition

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Definitions of Weft

Pronunciation : Weft
Part of Speech : obs.
Definition : Defn: imp. & p. p. of Wave.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Weft
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [Cf. Waif.]
Definition : Defn: A thing waved, waived, or cast away; a waif. [Obs.] "A forlorn weft." Spenser.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Weft
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [AS. weft, wefta, fr. wefan, to weave. See Weave.]
Definition : 1. The woof of cloth; the threads that cross the warp from selvage to selvage; the thread carried by the shuttle in weaving.

2. A web; a thing woven.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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