thread englannista suomeksi
(quote-book)|title=“Piracy”: A Romantic Chronicle of These Days|chapter=Ep./1/2
A continued theme or idea.
A sequence of connections.
(quote-book)|title=(w)|section=Chapter XVIII|passage=I was pondering these things, when an incident, and a somewhat unexpected one, broke the thread of my musings.
(quote-book)|title=(w)|section=Chapter 21|passage=‘Let him go on. Do not interrupt him. He cannot go back, and maybe could not proceed at all if once he lost the thread of his thought.’
A unit of execution, lighter in weight than a process, usually sharing memory and other resources with other threads executing concurrently.
A series of messages, generally grouped by subject, in which all messages except the first are replies to previous messages in the thread.
(RQ:Jonson Magnetic Lad)
- A neat courtier, / Of a most elegant thread.
To put thread through.
''thread a needle''
To pass (through a narrow constriction or around a series of obstacles).
2013, Ben Smith, "http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/24503988", ''BBC Sport'', 19 October 2013:
- Picking the ball up in his own half, Januzaj threaded a 40-yard pass into the path of Rooney to slice Southampton open in the blink of an eye.
To remove the hair using a thread.