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Word: plait

Definition: braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail


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::: repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
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::: functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
::: torrent - rushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
::: downcast - disheartened; dejected; sad; directed downward
::: ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
::: sheaf - bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together
::: motif - theme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
::: omniscient - all-knowing
::: catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes