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meanings of thread


  1. A continued theme or idea.
  2. A filament, as of a flower, or of any fibrous substance, as of bark.
  3. A long, thin and flexible form of material, generally with a round cross-section, used in sewing, weaving or in the construction of string.
  4. The line midway between the banks of a stream.
  5. A series of messages, generally grouped by subject, in which all messages except the first are replies to previous messages in the thread.
  6. A sequence of connections.
  7. A unit of execution, lighter in weight than a process, usually sharing memory and other resources with other threads executing concurrently.
  8. A screw thread.
  9. Composition; quality; fineness.


  1. To put thread through.
  2. To screw on, to fit the threads of a nut on a bolt.
  3. To pass (through a narrow constriction or around a series of obstacles).

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