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verb [transitive] braid pronunciation in American English /breɪd/
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present tense
I/you/we/theybraid
he/she/itbraids
present participlebraiding
past tensebraided
past participlebraided

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  1. 1
    to put someone’s hair into braids. The usual British word is plait.
  2. 2
    to twist fibers around each other to make a rope or braid

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