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thread-needle

noun
variants: or less commonly thread-the-needle

Definition of thread-needle

1 :a children's game in which all join hands and the leader followed by the other players passes under the arched arms of those at the other end
2 :a country dance figure resembling the procession of the thread-needle game

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Origin and Etymology of thread-needle

thread-needle from 2thread + needle, noun; thread-the-needle from the phrase thread the needle


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thread-needle

intransitive verb \ " \

Definition of thread-needle

1 :to play or move as if playing thread-needle
2 :to execute the thread-needle figure in dancing

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