Definition of 'braid'
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You saw them going to braid their hair and heard them giggling. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The country is overburdened with gold braid and badges of office. Times, Sunday Times (2009)No doubt they cut a fine dash in their red coats and braid. KANDAHAR COCKNEY: A Tale of Two Worlds (2004)Pull the braid together tightly after each plait. The Sun (2014)She chose a gold braid for the trim and assured herself that more than usual care would be taken in the making. THE WOLF AND THE DOVEHe wore the uniform he had designed for himself, with subtle touches of gold braid and porcelain buttons. SOMEDAY MY PRINCE (1999)It's a difficult line to tread when you're all tangled up in gold braid. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And from her throat to her knees, it was buttoned with tiny, braid buttons. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)With the same technique as a french plait, braid across your head, until you reach your other ear. The Sun (2014)But he wants a helper to plait, braid and grease his hair - which would take another three hours. The Sun (2006)
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Translations for 'braid'
British English: braid NOUN
Braid is a narrow piece of decorated cloth or twisted threads, which is used to decorate clothes or curtains.
...a plum-coloured uniform with lots of gold braid.
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