1. [ noun ] a line made of twisted fibers or threads

"the bundle was tied with a cord"

Related terms: line string rope yarn string clothesline plumb_line bowstring ripcord lanyard lace piping lanyard chenille clews log_line sash_cord slack agal static_line wick ripcord fishing_line tie whipcord wick catgut apron_string
2. [ noun ] a unit of amount of wood cut for burning; 128 cubic feet
Related terms: volume_unit
3. [ noun ] (electricity) a light insulated conductor for household use
Synonyms: electric_cord
Related terms: conductor power_cord extension_cord
4. [ verb ] bind or tie with a cord
Related terms: tie
5. [ verb ] stack in cords, of wood
Related terms: stack
6. [ noun ] (clothing) a cut pile fabric with vertical ribs; usually made of cotton
Synonyms: corduroy
Related terms: fabric wide_wale narrow_wale Bedford_cord
Similar spelling:   Cordy