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See definition of lisle on Dictionary.com
  • as inthread
  • as inthread

synonyms for lisle

  • cord
  • cotton
  • fiber
  • filament
  • hair
  • ribbon
  • strand
  • string
  • wire
  • wool
  • yarn
  • braid
  • fibril
  • floss
  • gossamer
  • cord
  • cotton
  • filament
  • silk
  • strand
  • string
  • wire
  • wool
  • yarn
  • flax
  • floss
  • ligature
  • lint
  • pile
  • ravel
  • stamen
  • staple
  • thrum
  • twine
  • warp
  • weft
  • woof
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How to use lisle in a sentence

Every hundred yards or so I had a close peep at the ground in front through de Lisle's periscope.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
De Lisle says that where we have hand grenades we can advance still further; where we have not, we lose ground.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
De Lisle told me that one week had made the most astonishing difference to the savvy of these first arrivals of the New Army.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME 2IAN HAMILTON
So I clambered down off my perch and went again to de Lisle's post of command where I found him still sitting.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME 2IAN HAMILTON
There was neither use nor time to refer back to de Lisle and he had to come to the decision himself.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME 2IAN HAMILTON
The 1st Division under de Lisle halted before Merris, after severe fighting which drove the enemy back many miles.
1914JOHN FRENCH, VISCOUNT OF YPRES
The same high praise must be given to those two redoubtable divisional leaders, Hubert Gough and de Lisle.
1914JOHN FRENCH, VISCOUNT OF YPRES
Yet geographers, with the exception of M. de Lisle, and one or two since, seem to have made no use of these helps.
A GENERAL HISTORY AND COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, VOLUME VIROBERT KERR
The Lisle-thread gloves will last as long as the kid, and will be much better on the whole, because they will wash.
A NEW ATMOSPHEREGAIL HAMILTON
But this, her manifest preference, did not please Duncan Lisle—there might be no accounting for it, but it was a fact.
HUBERT'S WIFEMINNIE MARY LEE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LISLE

  • cord
  • cotton
  • filament
  • flax
  • floss
  • ligature
  • lint
  • lisle
  • pile
  • ravel
  • silk
  • stamen
  • staple
  • strand
  • string
  • thrum
  • twine
  • warp
  • weft
  • wire
  • woof
  • wool
  • yarn
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.