Definitions For Thread


  • The raised helical rib going around a screw
  • A fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving
  • The connections that link the various parts of an event or argument together
  • Any long object resembling a thin line
  • A long, thin piece of cotton, silk, etc., used for sewing
  • A long, thin line of something
  • The raised line that winds around a screw


  • Thread on or as if on a string
  • Pass through or into
  • Remove facial hair by tying a fine string around it and pulling at the string
  • Pass a thread through
  • To move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course
  • To put a thread, string, rope, etc., through a hole in something
  • To put (film or tape) into a movie camera, tape recorder, etc., so that it is ready to be used
  • To move forward by turning and going through narrow spaces

Is Thread a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Thread is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Thread in a Sentence

  • A thread was hanging from the hem of her coat.
  • The unwary bug was snared in the sticky threads of the spider's web
  • She threaded her shoelace through the holes.
  • thread film through a camera
  • They had to thread their way through the crowd.

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