Synonyms for (noun) purl

Synonyms: purl, purl stitch

Definition: a basic knitting stitch

Similar words: knitting stitch

Definition: a stitch taken in knitting


Synonyms: purl

Definition: gold or silver wire thread

Similar words: thread, yarn

Definition: a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving

Synonyms for (verb) purl

Synonyms: sough, purl

Definition: make a murmuring sound

Usage: the water was purling

Similar words: make noise, noise, resound

Definition: emit a noise


Synonyms: purl

Definition: embroider with gold or silver thread

Similar words: broider, embroider

Definition: decorate with needlework


Synonyms: purl

Definition: edge or border with gold or silver embroidery

Similar words: broider, embroider

Definition: decorate with needlework


Synonyms: purl

Definition: knit with a purl stitch

Similar words: knit

Definition: make (textiles) by knitting

Usage: knit a scarf


Synonyms: swirl, whirl, whirlpool, purl, eddy

Definition: flow in a circular current, of liquids

Similar words: flow, feed, course, run

Definition: move along, of liquids

Usage: Water flowed into the cave; the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi