Translation of "thread" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

thread

noun (FIBRE) 纤维 uk us /θred/

[ C or U ] (a length of) a very thin fibre

线
needle and thread 针线
loose threads 松的线

[ C ] a long thin line of something such as light or smoke

(光、烟等)线状物,线状体
A thin thread of light made its way through the curtains. 一缕光线透过帘子射进来。

(Translation of “thread noun (FIBRE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)