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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WOVE

The woman ancestor kitchen-gardened, spun, wove, and nourished the poultry.

Now, this dream of a poor girl, she wove it into the golden embroidery.

Year by year the secluded women of Athens wove a robe for Athene.

That helplessness, which I felt rather than saw, wove into the warp of my love.

But I did not get a good look at him as he wove to and fro behind the boat.

They wove ribbands, or spun, the strong supporting the weak.

Then they took weeds and grasses and from them wove clothing.

This denomination was printed on wove paper and perforated 12 like the others.

In all Lydia there was none who could weave as wove the beautiful Arachne.

So he tied seventy-two vertical strands and wove them in and out.

WORD ORIGIN

"method or pattern of weaving," 1888, from weave (v.).

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.