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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. beadnoun

    a small ball with a hole through the middle

    Synonyms:
    pearl, astragal, beadwork, drop, beading

  2. drop, bead, pearlnoun

    a shape that is spherical and small

    "he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops"; "beads of sweat on his forehead"

    Synonyms:
    fall, driblet, bone, drop cloth, beadwork, cliff, drop, off-white, free fall, pearl, dip, beading, ivory, astragal, drop-off, drib, drop curtain

  3. beading, bead, beadwork, astragalverb

    a beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture

    Synonyms:
    drop, astragal, beading, astragalus, anklebone, pearl, beadwork, talus

  4. beadverb

    form into beads, as of water or sweat, for example

  5. beadverb

    decorate by sewing beads onto

    "bead the wedding gown"

  6. beadverb

    string together like beads

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PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "bead":

    cordon, cord, pearl, string, heel, talon, ribbon

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  1. Shaena Campbell:

    It's more than just a dog. Shadoh was 19 when she was first diagnosed with cancer, and when she was too ill to get up, she ’d sit in bed and bead. Eventually she sold her handmade jewelry to save enough money to buy Hoss. Three years later, she was diagnosed with cancer again, fox4news.com reported. If she was really sick and she couldn't do anything, he would be there.

  2. Brenda Ueland:

    I learned that you should feel when writing, not like Lord Byron on a mountain top, but like child stringing beads in kindergarten--happy, absorbed and quietly putting one bead on after another.

  3. Ronit Lupu:

    On completion of the excavations at Shu?fat, it is quite evident that there was a thriving settlement in the Jerusalem area in ancient times. Thousands of years later, the buildings uncovered are of a standard that would not fall short of Jerusalem’s architecture, this discovery represents a highly significant addition to our research of the city and the vicinity. Apart from the pottery, the fascinating flint finds attest to the livelihood of the local population in prehistoric times: Small sickle blades for harvesting cereal crops, chisels and polished axes for building, borers and awls, and even a bead made of carnelian (a gemstone), indicating that jewelry was either made or imported.

  4. Ronit Lupu:

    This discovery represents a highly significant addition to our research of the city and the vicinity. Apart from the pottery, the fascinating flint finds attest to the livelihood of the local population in prehistoric times: Small sickle blades for harvesting cereal crops, chisels and polished axes for building, borers and awls, and even a bead made of carnelian (a gemstone), indicating that jewelry was either made or imported, the grinding tools, mortars and pestles, like the basalt bowl, attest to technological skills as well as to the kinds of crafts practiced in the local community.

  5. AiR Atman in Ravi:

    If you Believe whatever you read, and don’t Discriminate between Bead and Seed...If Myth and Superstition is all you Feed, then Misery in Life will take the Lead.


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