thready: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (thred'ē), [key]
— thread•i•er, thread•i•est.
  1. consisting of or resembling a thread or threads; fibrous; filamentous.
  2. stringy or viscid, as a liquid.
  3. (of the pulse) thin and feeble.
  4. (of sound, the voice, etc.) lacking fullness; weak; feeble.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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