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Definition 1: the act of interlocking or meshing - [noun denoting act]

Samples where mesh or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check

Synonyms for mesh in the sense of this definition

(mesh is a kind of ...) the act of catching an object with the hands

"Mays made the catch with his back to the plate" "he made a grab for the ball before it landed" "Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away" "the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion"

Definition 2: an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for mesh in the sense of this definition

(mesh is a kind of ...) artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

"the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent" "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC" "she measured off enough material for a dress"

(... is a kind of mesh ) mesh netting made of wires

(... is a kind of mesh ) a fine (often starched) net used for veils or tutus or gowns

(... is a kind of mesh ) a wire net to stop sparks from an open fireplace or smokestack

(... is a kind of mesh ) an ornamental net in the shape of a bag that confines a woman's hair; pins or ties at the back of the head

(... is a kind of mesh ) a net hung between ship and pier while loading a ship

(... is a kind of mesh ) a large strong net to catch circus acrobats who fall or jump from a trapeze

(... is a kind of mesh ) a net or mesh foundation for lace

(... is a kind of mesh ) a small net that some women wear over their hair to keep it in place

(... is a kind of mesh ) a net of transparent fabric with a loose open weave

(... is a kind of mesh ) a galvanized wire network with a hexagonal mesh; used to build fences

(mesh is a part of ...) the part of a network that connects other networks together

"the backbone is the part of a communication network that carries the heaviest traffic"

Definition 3: the topology of a network whose components are all connected directly to every other component - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for mesh in the sense of this definition

(mesh is a kind of ...) the configuration of a communication network

Definition 4: contact by fitting together - [noun denoting event]

Samples where mesh or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the engagement of the clutch
  • the meshing of gears

Synonyms for mesh in the sense of this definition

(mesh is a kind of ...) the physical coming together of two or more things

"contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull"

Definition 5: the number of openings per linear inch of a screen; measures size of particles - [noun denoting quantity]

Samples where mesh or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a 100 mesh screen
  • 100 mesh powdered cellulose

(mesh is a kind of ...) a unit of measurement of length

(... is part of mesh) a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot

Definition 6: coordinate in such a way that all parts work together effectively - [verb of change]

Synonyms for mesh in the sense of this definition

(mesh is a kind of ...) bring order and organization to

"Can you help me organize my files?"

Definition 7: entangle or catch in (or as if in) a mesh - [verb of contact]

Synonyms for mesh in the sense of this definition

(mesh is a kind of ...) twist together or entwine into a confusing mass

"The child entangled the cord"

Definition 8: keep engaged - [verb of contact]

Samples where mesh or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • engaged the gears

Synonyms for mesh in the sense of this definition

(mesh is a kind of ...) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

"Move those boxes into the corner, please" "I'm moving my money to another bank" "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"

(... is a kind of mesh ) cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation

"switch on the light" "throw the lever"

(... is a kind of mesh ) keep partially engaged by slightly depressing a pedal with the foot

"Don't ride the clutch!"

(mesh is a kind of ...) have or establish a relationship to

"She relates well to her peers"

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