Meaning of BRAID in English

BRAID

n. & v.

n. 1 a woven band of silk or thread used for edging or trimming. 2 a length of entwined hair.

v.tr. 1 plait or intertwine (hair or thread). 2 trim or decorate with braid. braider n.

[ OE bregdan f. Gmc ]

Concise Oxford English dictionary.      Краткий оксфордский словарь английского языка.