Definition of raveling in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈrav(ə)liNG/


A thread from a woven or knitted fabric that has frayed or started to unravel.
Example sentences
  • Once the surface was broomed the ravelling was hardly noticeable.
  • Pretest the fabric, notions and trims and make note of any changes or information that'll be important during construction-such as shrinkage and raveling.

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Syllabification: rav·el·ing

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