One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the shoulder straps were bordered with gold braid’
cord, cording, braiding, bullion, thread, twine, yarn, tape, binding, rickrack, ribbon
cordon, torsade, galloon, soutache
military slang scrambled egg
2‘his hair is in braids’
plait, pigtail, twist
1‘she began to braid her long hair’
plait, entwine, intertwine, interweave, interlace, interthread, criss-cross, weave, knit, lace, twist, twine, wind
2‘the sleeves are braided in scarlet and lined with ermine’
trim, edge, border, pipe, hem, fringe, frill
decorate, adorn, ornament, embellish, embroider
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