• Welting Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Welt

• Welt Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A narrow border, as of an ordinary, but not extending around the ends.
  2. (n.) That which, being sewed or otherwise fastened to an edge or border, serves to guard, strengthen, or adorn it
  3. (v. t.) To wilt.
  4. (n.) A small cord covered with cloth and sewed on a seam or border to strengthen it; an edge of cloth folded on itself, usually over a cord, and sewed down.
  5. (v. t.) To furnish with a welt; to sew or fasten a welt on; as, to welt a boot or a shoe; to welt a sleeve.
  6. (n.) In steam boilers and sheet-iron work, a strip riveted upon the edges of plates that form a butt joint.
  7. (n.) In carpentry, a strip of wood fastened over a flush seam or joint, or an angle, to strengthen it.
  8. (n.) A hem, border, or fringe.
  9. (n.) In shoemaking, a narrow strip of leather around a shoe, between the upper leather and sole.
  10. (n.) In machine-made stockings, a strip, or flap, of which the heel is formed.

Flog, Lash, Lather, Slash, Strap, Trounce, Wale, Weal, Wheal, Whip,

• Welte Definition & Synonyms

  1. () imp. of Weld, to wield.