Pronunciation: wĕlt
1.That which, being sewed or otherwise fastened to an edge or border, serves to guard, strengthen, or adorn it
2.(Her.) A narrow border, as of an ordinary, but not extending around the ends.
3.A raised ridge on the surface of the skin, produced by a blow, as from a stick or whip; a wale; a weal; as, to raise welts on the back with a whip.
4.A blow that produces a welt{3}.
Welt joint
d - a joint, as of plates, made with a welt, instead of by overlapping the edges. See Weld, n., 1 (d).
v. t.1.To furnish with a welt; to sew or fasten a welt on; as, to welt a boot or a shoe; to welt a sleeve.
[imp. & p. p. Welted; p. pr. & vb. n. Welting.]
1.To wilt.
Noun1.welt - a raised mark on the skin (as produced by the blow of a whip); characteristic of many allergic reactions
Synonyms: wale, weal, wheal
2.welt - a raised or strengthened seam
Verb1.welt - beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced"
2.welt - put a welt on; "welt the shoes"
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Translate welt to German
Welsh flannel
Welsh glaive
Welsh mortgage
Welsh mutton
Welsh onion
Welsh parsley
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Welsh rare bit
Welsh rarebit
Welsh springer spaniel
Welsh terrier
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Welt joint
welted thistle
Welwitschia mirabilis
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