Definition of Strand


  • a street in west central London famous for its theaters and hotels
  • a poetic term for a shore (as the area periodically covered and uncovered by the tides)
  • a very slender natural or synthetic fiber
  • a necklace made by a stringing objects together
    "a string of beads"
    "a strand of pearls"

  • line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable
  • a pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole
    "he tried to pick up the strands of his former life"
    "I could hear several melodic strands simultaneously"


  • bring to the ground
    "the storm grounded the ship"
    - run aground
  • drive (a vessel) ashore
  • leave stranded or isolated with little hope of rescue
    "the travellers were marooned"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Strand

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Unscramble strand

78 unscramble word found using the letters strand.

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