take silk

Definition of take silk


  1. :  to reach the highest barrister's rank

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

    :  to seize or capture physically

    :  to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. :  a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

    :  a distinct treatment or variation

    :  an act or the action of taking: such as

  1. :  a fine continuous protein fiber produced by various insect larvae usually for cocoons

    :  a lustrous tough elastic fiber produced by silkworms and used for textiles

    :  thread, yarn, or fabric made from silk filaments

  1. :  to develop the silk

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