braided

adjective braid·ed \ ˈbrā-dəd \
Updated on: 4 Apr 2018

Definition of braided

1 a : made by intertwining three or more strands
b : ornamented with braid
2 : forming an interlacing network of channels
  • a braided river

Examples of braided in a Sentence

  1. a hat with braided trim

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First Known Use of braided

15th century


BRAIDED Defined for English Language Learners

braided

Definition of braided for English Language Learners

  • : formed with three or more parts woven together

  • : decorated with a piece of cord or ribbon made of three or more strands woven together : decorated with braid



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