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You need a longer piece of thread.
a caterpillar dangling by a silken thread
A silvery thread of water cut through the forest.
There is a common thread running through all the problems.
Her voice was a whisper, a thin thread of sound.
More than once she lost the thread and had to ask them to speak more slowly.
I picked up the threads of ordinary life again.
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English version of definition of thread
used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend
one of the pair of bones that go across the top of your chest from your shoulder to the bottom of...
a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career
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American definition of thread from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.