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. :  something that is taken:

    :  the amount of money received :  proceeds, receipts, income

    :  share, cut

  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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