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fold (n):
the act of folding
Samples
he gave the napkins a double fold
Related Words: ing
fold (n):
a pen for sheep
fold (n):
a folded part (as in skin or muscle)
fold (n):
a group of sheep or goats
fold (n):
a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church
Related Word: congregation
fold (n):
a geological process that causes a bend in a stratum of rock
fold (n):
an angular or rounded shape made by folding
Samples
a fold in the napkin.
a crease in his trousers.
a plication on her blouse.
a flexure of the colon.
a bend of his elbow

Related Words: bendcrimpflexureplication
fold (v):
incorporate a food ingredient into a mixture by repeatedly turning it over without stirring or beating
Samples
Fold the egg whites into the batter
fold (v):
become folded or folded up
Samples
The bed folds in a jiffy
fold (v):
bend or lay so that one part covers the other
Samples
fold up the newspaper.
turn up your collar

Related Words: turn up
fold (v):
confine in a fold, like sheep
fold (v):
cease to operate or cause to cease operating
Samples
The owners decided to move and to close the factory.
My business closes every night at 8 P.M..
close up the shop

Related Words: closeclose downshut down
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A stitch in time saves nine

Bir mıh bir nal kurtarır, bir nal bir at kurtarır.
A timely effort will prevent more work later. A little effort expended sooner to fix a small problem, prevents it from becoming a larger problem requiring more effort to fix later.


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