Found 3 items, similar to cord.
English → Indonesian
bandut, kabel, kawat
English → English
n 1: a line made of twisted fibers or threads; “the bundle was
tied with a cord”
2: a unit of amount of wood cut for burning; 128 cubic feet
3: a light insulated conductor for household use [syn: electric cord
4: a cut pile fabric with vertical ribs; usually made of cotton
v 1: stack in cords; “cord firewood”
2: bind or tie with a cord
English → English
(k[^o]rd), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Corded
; p. pr. &
vb. n. Cording
1. To bind with a cord; to fasten with cords; to connect with
cords; to ornament or finish with a cord or cords, as a
2. To arrange (wood, etc.) in a pile for measurement by the
(k[^o]rd), n. [F. corde, L. chorda catgut, chord,
cord, fr. Gr. chordh`; cf. chola`des intestines, L. haruspex
soothsayer (inspector of entrails), Icel. g["o]rn, pl. garnir
gut, and E. yarn. Cf. Chord
1. A string, or small rope, composed of several strands
2. A solid measure, equivalent to 128 cubic feet; a pile of
wood, or other coarse material, eight feet long, four feet
high, and four feet broad; -- originally measured with a
cord or line.
3. Fig.: Any moral influence by which persons are caught,
held, or drawn, as if by a cord; an enticement; as, the
cords of the wicked; the cords of sin; the cords of
The knots that tangle human creeds,
The wounding cords that bind and strain
The heart until it bleeds. --Tennyson.
4. (Anat.) Any structure having the appearance of a cord,
esp. a tendon or a nerve. See under Spermatic
5. (Mus.) See Chord
, wood for fuel cut to the length of four feet
(when of full measure).
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cord
(k?rd); p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To take out the core or inward parts of; as, to core an
He's like a corn upon my great toe . . . he must be
cored out. --Marston.
2. To form by means of a core, as a hole in a casting.
3. To extract a cylindrical sample from, with a boring
device. See core