To process each element of a list of things. "Hold on, I've got to loop through my paper mail." Derives from the computer-language notion of an iterative loop; compare "cdr down" (under cdr), which is less common among C and Unix programmers. ITS hackers used to say "IRP over" after an obscure pseudo-op in the MIDAS PDP-10 assembler.
Pass the point of the right needle over the worsted and draw the loop through.
In the bottom of the metapee is a loop through which a pole is run.
loop through the hole at the large end a piece of strong fine line, about 4ft.
Originating above the plane, it now made a loop through the four open ports.
Double the string to a loop and draw this loop through the center hole of the rectangular strip.
Draw the loop through the central hole, and bring it through far enough to pass one of the balls through.
Tell me just how those buckles are placed; whether there is also a loop through which the strap has been run, and all about it.