(Weath"er*worn`) a. Worn by the action of, or by exposure to, the weather.
(Weave) v. t. [imp. Wove ; p. p. Woven Wove; p. pr. & vb. n. Weaving. The regular imp.
& p. p. Weaved is rarely used.] [OE. weven, AS. wefan; akin to D. weven, G. weben, OHG. weban,
Icel. vefa, Sw. väfva, Dan. væve, Gr. v., web, Skr. ravabhi spider, lit., wool weaver. Cf. Waper, Waffle,
Web, Weevil, Weft, Woof.]
1. To unite, as threads of any kind, in such a manner as to form a texture; to entwine or interlace into a
fabric; as, to weave wool, silk, etc.; hence, to unite by close connection or intermixture; to unite intimately.
This weaves itself, perforce, into my business.Shak.
That in their green shops weave the smooth-haired silkMilton.
To deck her sons.
And for these words, thus woven into song.Byron.
2. To form, as cloth, by interlacing threads; to compose, as a texture of any kind, by putting together
textile materials; as, to weave broadcloth; to weave a carpet; hence, to form into a fabric; to compose; to
fabricate; as, to weave the plot of a story.
When she weaved the sleided silk.Shak.
Her starry wreaths the virgin jasmin weaves.Ld. Lytton.
(Weave), v. i.
1. To practice weaving; to work with a loom.
2. To become woven or interwoven.
(Weave), n. A particular method or pattern of weaving; as, the cassimere weave.