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Synonyms of lacing

Noun


1. lacing, liquor, spirits, booze, hard drink, hard liquor, John Barleycorn, strong drink

usage: a small amount of liquor added to a food or beverage

2. lace, lacing, cord

usage: a cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment)

3. beating, thrashing, licking, drubbing, lacing, trouncing, whacking, corporal punishment

usage: the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

Verb


1. intertwine, twine, entwine, enlace, interlace, lace, twist, twine, distort

usage: spin,wind, or twist together; "intertwine the ribbons"; "Twine the threads into a rope"; "intertwined hearts"

2. braid, lace, plait, weave, tissue

usage: make by braiding or interlacing; "lace a tablecloth"

3. lace, weave, tissue

usage: do lacework; "The Flemish women were lacing in front of the cathedral"

4. lace, lace up, tie, bind

usage: draw through eyes or holes; "lace the shoelaces"

5. spike, lace, fortify, change, alter, modify

usage: add alcohol to (beverages); "the punch is spiked!"

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