Search Result for "laced":
1. closed with a lace;
- Example: "snugly laced shoes"
[syn: laced, tied]
2. edged or streaked with color;
- Example: "white blossoms with purple-laced petals"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
patterned \patterned\ adj. Having describable patterns, especially patterns of colors. [Narrower terms: banded, blotched, blotchy, splotched, brindled, brindle, brinded, tabby, burled, checked, checkered, dappled, mottled, dotted, flecked, specked, speckled, stippled, figured, floral, flowered, laced, marbled, marbleized, moire, watered, pinstriped, pinstripe(prenominal), slashed, streaked, spotted, sprigged, streaked, streaky, striped, stripy, tessellated, veined, venose] plain, solid [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Lace \Lace\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Laced ([=a]st); p. pr. & vb. n. Lacing.] 1. To fasten with a lace; to draw together with a lace passed through eyelet holes; to unite with a lace or laces, or, figuratively. with anything resembling laces. --Shak. [1913 Webster] When Jenny's stays are newly laced. --Prior. [1913 Webster] 2. To adorn with narrow strips or braids of some decorative material; as, cloth laced with silver. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To beat; to lash; to make stripes on. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] I'll lace your coat for ye. --L'Estrange. [1913 Webster] 4. To add something to (a food or beverage) so as to impart flavor, pungency, or some special quality; as, to lace a punch with alcohol; to lace the Kool-Aid with LSD. [Old Slang] [1913 Webster +PJC] 5. To twine or draw as a lace; to interlace; to intertwine. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] The Gond . . . picked up a trail of the Karela, the vine that bears the bitter wild gourd, and laced it to and fro across the temple door. --Kipling. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Laced \Laced\, a. 1. Fastened with a lace or laces; decorated with narrow strips or braid. See Lace, v. t. [1913 Webster] 2. Decorated with the fabric lace. [1913 Webster] A shirt with laced ruffles. --Fielding. [1913 Webster] Laced mutton, a prostitute. [Old slang] Laced stocking, a strong stocking which can be tightly laced; -- used in cases of weak legs, varicose veins, etc. --Dunglison. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
decorated \decorated\ adj. having decorations. [Narrower terms: beaded, beady, bejeweled, bejewelled, bespangled, gemmed, jeweled, jewelled, sequined, spangled, spangly; bedaubed; bespectacled, monocled, spectacled; braided; brocaded, embossed, raised; buttony; carbuncled; champleve, cloisonne, enameled; crested, plumed having a decorative plume); crested, top-knotted, topknotted, tufted; crested; embellished, ornamented, ornate; embroidered; encircled, ringed, wreathed; fancied up, gussied, gussied up, tricked out; feathery, feathered, plumy; frilled, frilly, ruffled; fringed; gilt-edged; inflamed; inlaid; inwrought; laced; mosaic, tessellated; paneled, wainscoted; studded; tapestried; tasseled, tasselled; tufted; clinquant, tinseled, tinselly; tricked-out] Also See: clothed, fancy. Antonym: unadorned. Syn: adorned. [WordNet 1.5]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
44 Moby Thesaurus words for "laced": barred, braided, cancellated, crossbarred, enlaced, entwined, filigreed, fretted, grated, gridded, handwoven, interknit, interlaced, interthreaded, intertied, intertissued, intertwined, interwoven, knit, lacelike, lacy, latticelike, loomed, meshed, meshy, mullioned, netlike, netted, netty, plaited, platted, pleached, plexiform, raddled, reticular, reticulate, reticulated, retiform, streaked, striped, textile, twined, woven, wreathed