from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Fastened with a lace or laces; decorated with narrow strips or braid. See lace, v. t.
  • adjective Decorated with the fabric lace.
  • adjective [Old slang] a prostitute.
  • adjective a strong stocking which can be tightly laced; -- used in cases of weak legs, varicose veins, etc.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Tainted with something, especially a drug.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of lace.
  • verb usually with "up" Especially of shoelaces, intertwined and neatly knotted.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective closed with a lace
  • adjective edged or streaked with color


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