Sleave Synonyms & Definitions

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• SleaveDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) The knotted or entangled part of silk or thread.
  2. (n.) Silk not yet twisted; floss; -- called also sleave silk.
  3. (v. t.) To separate, as threads; to divide, as a collection of threads; to sley; -- a weavers term.

• SleavedDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Sleave
  2. (a.) Raw; not spun or wrought; as, sleaved thread or silk.