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Line 1

Definition: Flax; linen.

Line 2

Definition: The longer and finer fiber of flax.

Line 3

Definition: To cover the inner surface of; as, to line a cloak with silk or fur; to line a box with paper or tin.

Line 4

Definition: To put something in the inside of; to fill; to supply, as a purse with money.

Line 5

Definition: To place persons or things along the side of for security or defense; to strengthen by adding anything; to fortify; as, to line works with soldiers.

Line 6

Definition: To impregnate; applied to brute animals.

Line 7

Definition: A linen thread or string; a slender, strong cord; also, a cord of any thickness; a rope; a hawser; as, a fishing line; a line for snaring birds; a clothesline; a towline.

Line 8

Definition: A more or less threadlike mark of pen, pencil, or graver; any long mark; as, a chalk line.

Line 9

Definition: The course followed by anything in motion; hence, a road or route; as, the arrow descended in a curved line; the place is remote from lines of travel.

Line 10

Definition: Direction; as, the line of sight or vision.

Line 11

Definition: A row of letters, words, etc., written or printed; esp., a row of words extending across a page or column.

Line 12

Definition: A short letter; a note; as, a line from a friend.

Line 13

Definition: A verse, or the words which form a certain number of feet, according to the measure.

Line 14

Definition: Course of conduct, thought, occupation, or policy; method of argument; department of industry, trade, or intellectual activity.

Line 15

Definition: That which has length, but not breadth or thickness.

Line 16

Definition: The exterior limit of a figure, plat, or territory; boundary; contour; outline.

Line 17

Definition: A threadlike crease marking the face or the hand; hence, characteristic mark.

Line 18

Definition: Lineament; feature; figure.

Line 19

Definition: A straight row; a continued series or rank; as, a line of houses, or of soldiers; a line of barriers.

Line 20

Definition: A series or succession of ancestors or descendants of a given person; a family or race; as, the ascending or descending line; the line of descent; the male line; a line of kings.

Line 21

Definition: A connected series of public conveyances, and hence, an established arrangement for forwarding merchandise, etc.; as, a line of stages; an express line.

Line 22

Definition: A circle of latitude or of longitude, as represented on a map.

Line 23

Definition: The equator; usually called the line, or equinoctial line; as, to cross the line.

Line 24

Definition: A long tape, or a narrow ribbon of steel, etc., marked with subdivisions, as feet and inches, for measuring; a tapeline.

Line 25

Definition: A measuring line or cord.

Line 26

Definition: That which was measured by a line, as a field or any piece of land set apart; hence, allotted place of abode.

Line 27

Definition: Instruction; doctrine.

Line 28

Definition: The proper relative position or adjustment of parts, not as to design or proportion, but with reference to smooth working; as, the engine is in line or out of line.

Line 29

Definition: The track and roadbed of a railway; railroad.

Line 30

Definition: A row of men who are abreast of one another, whether side by side or some distance apart; opposed to column.

Line 31

Definition: The regular infantry of an army, as distinguished from militia, guards, volunteer corps, cavalry, artillery, etc.

Line 32

Definition: A trench or rampart.

Line 33

Definition: Dispositions made to cover extended positions, and presenting a front in but one direction to an enemy.

Line 34

Definition: Form of a vessel as shown by the outlines of vertical, horizontal, and oblique sections.

Line 35

Definition: One of the straight horizontal and parallel prolonged strokes on and between which the notes are placed.

Line 36

Definition: A number of shares taken by a jobber.

Line 37

Definition: A series of various qualities and values of the same general class of articles; as, a full line of hosiery; a line of merinos, etc.

Line 38

Definition: The wire connecting one telegraphic station with another, or the whole of a system of telegraph wires under one management and name.

Line 39

Definition: The reins with which a horse is guided by his driver.

Line 40

Definition: A measure of length; one twelfth of an inch.

Line 41

Definition: To mark with a line or lines; to cover with lines; as, to line a copy book.

Line 42

Definition: To represent by lines; to delineate; to portray.

Line 43

Definition: To read or repeat line by line; as, to line out a hymn.

Line 44

Definition: To form into a line; to align; as, to line troops.

line 45

Definition: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money; "he''s not in my line of business"

line 46

Definition: acting in conformity; "in line with"; "he got out of line"; "toe the line"

line 47

Definition: a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power

line 48

Definition: something (as a cord or rope) that is long and thin and flexible; "a washing line"

line 49

Definition: the road consisting of railroad track and roadbed

line 50

Definition: a commercial organization serving as a common carrier

line 51

Definition: a particular kind of product or merchandise; "a nice line of shoes"

line 52

Definition: a pipe used to transport liquids or gases; "a pipeline runs from the wells to the seaport"

line 53

Definition: mechanical system in a factory whereby an article is conveyed through sites at which successive operations are performed on it

line 54

Definition: a telephone connection

line 55

Definition: a conceptual separation or demarcation; "there is a narrow line between sanity and insanity"

line 56

Definition: the methodical process of logical reasoning; "I can''t follow your line of reasoning"

line 57

Definition: (often plural) a means of communication or access; "it must go through official channels"; "lines of communication were set up between the two firms"

line 58

Definition: a short personal letter; "drop me a line when you get there"

line 59

Definition: a mark that is long relative to its width; "He drew a line on the chart"; "The substance produced characteristic lines on the spectroscope"

line 60

Definition: text consisting of a row of words written across a page or computer screen; "the letter consisted of three short lines"; "there are six lines in every stanza"

line 61

Definition: a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence; "she was humming an air from Beethoven"

line 62

Definition: the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors"

line 63

Definition: a connected series of events or actions or developments; "the government took a firm course"; "historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available"

line 64

Definition: a formation of people or things one behind another; "the line stretched clear around the corner"; "you must wait in a long line at the checkout counter"

line 65

Definition: a formation of people or things one beside another; "the line of soldiers advanced with their bayonets fixed"; "they were arrayed in line of battle"; "the cast stood in line for the curtain call"

line 66

Definition: a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent

line 67

Definition: in games or sports; a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area

line 68

Definition: a fortified position (especially one marking the most forward position of troops); "they attacked the enemy''s line"

line 69

Definition: a single frequency (or very narrow band) of radiation in a spectrum

line 70

Definition: the maximum credit that a customer is allowed

line 71

Definition: space for one line of print (one column wide and inch deep) used to measure advertising

line 72

Definition: a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point

line 73

Definition: a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface; "his face has many lines"; "ironing gets rid of most wrinkles"

line 74

Definition: reinforce with fabric; "lined books are more enduring"

line 75

Definition: fill plentifully; "line one''s pockets"

line 76

Definition: cover the interior of (garments); "line the gloves"

line 77

Definition: mark with lines; "sorrow had lined his face"

line 78

Definition: make a mark or lines on a surface; "draw a line"; "trace the outline of a figure in the sand"

line 79

Definition: be in line with; form a line along; "trees line the riverbank"

 

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