verb (used with object)
DON’T VACILLATE! VANQUISH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Origin of cord
OTHER WORDS FROM cordcorder, nouncordlike, adjective
Words nearby cord
Example sentences from the Web for cord
The popular snack has also struck a cord with Paleo dieters, according to Lewis.
The length of the cord that connects a user's equipment should not be relevant.
Reluctantly, the stewardess fetches the cord, and Willie finishes lashing the vintage Gibsons into position.Stacks: Hitting the Note with the Allman Brothers Band|Grover Lewis|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Today consumers react by cutting the cord and switching to cheaper alternatives.Amazon Stock May Be Up, but the Company Still Doesn’t Make Any Money|Daniel Gross|October 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And just now they are starting to cut the cord on cable service to the home.
At the mouth of the sack was a fortunate piece of cord, threaded through a circle of ragged holes.The House by the River|A. P. Herbert
But he noticed the cord and gently untied it, so that the boy slept on undisturbed.In God's Garden|Amy Steedman
String the pieces of cord through a ring, taking care that the ends are of the same length.Construction Work for Rural and Elementary Schools|Virginia McGaw
He thought of ways by which he might cut the cord, but it seemed hopeless.Ted Strong's Motor Car|Edward C. Taylor
Miss Lombard advanced and placed her hand on a cord hidden behind the velvet curtain.The Early Short Fiction of Edith Wharton, Part 1 (of 10)|Edith Wharton