Associations to the word «Packthread»

Wiktionary

PACKTHREAD, noun. (archaic) A strong thread or twine used in tying up parcels.

Dictionary definition

PACKTHREAD, noun. A strong three-ply twine used to sew or tie packages.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope