loom

   An apparatus for producing textiles, rugs, blankets, wall hangings, etc., by weaving thread or yarn into cloth. Also see fabric and fiber.

Glossary of Art Terms. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • LOOM — Entwickler: LucasArts Verleger: Softgold Publikation: 1990 Pla …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Loom — Éditeur Lucasfilm Games Développeur Lucasfilm Games Concepteur Brian Moriarty …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Loom — Desarrolladora(s) LucasFilm Games Distribuidora(s) LucasFilm Games Diseñador(es) Brian Moriarty Plataforma(s) …   Wikipedia Español

  • LOOM — Разработчик Lucasfilm Games Издатель …   Википедия

  • Loom — (das englische Wort bedeutet Webstuhl) steht für: Loom (Computerspiel), ein Spiel von LucasFilm Games (1990) Loom (West Virginia), ein Ort in der USA Power Loom (engl. dampfkraftbetriebene Webmaschine), teilw. auch allgemein Webmaschine Loom… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • loom — loom; loom·ery; wark·loom; heir·loom; …   English syllables

  • Loom — (l[=oo]m), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Loomed} (l[=oo]md); p. pr. & vb. n. {Looming}.] [OE. lumen to shine, Icel. ljoma; akin to AS. le[ o]ma light, and E. light; or cf. OF. lumer to shine, L. luminare to illumine, lumen light; akin to E. light.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Loom — (l[=oo]m), n. [OE. lome, AS. gel[=o]ma utensil, implement.] [1913 Webster] 1. A frame or machine of wood or other material, in which a weaver forms cloth out of thread; a machine for interweaving yarn or threads into a fabric, as in knitting or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • loom — UK US /luːm/ verb [I] ► if an unpleasant event looms, it will probably happen and makes people worry: »Stocks of heating oil are at their lowest levels for years, and another crisis may be looming. »The company is in serious financial trouble,… …   Financial and business terms

  • Loom — (l[=oo]m), n. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Loon}, the bird. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Loom — Loom, n. The state of looming; esp., an unnatural and indistinct appearance of elevation or enlargement of anything, as of land or of a ship, seen by one at sea. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.