verb (used with object), eye·let·ed or eye·let·ted, eye·let·ing or eye·let·ting.
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Example sentences from the Web for eyelet
It wasn’t until he saw a local artist’s painting of malji—a blue canvas covered in pink and red eyelets—that he realized the word also described the bubbles of light that indicate where the catch might be.Local languages are dying out and taking invaluable knowledge with them|Hannah Seo|January 25, 2021|Popular Science
During the ceremony, she was surrounded by 15 towheaded flower girls, each in a white eyelet dress and flower crown.Meet Lottie Moss, Kate Moss's 13-Year-Old Sister and Future Model|Isabel Wilkinson|November 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Presently he was rewarded by finding a small eyelet hole in the side of the mattress.The Daffodil Mystery|Edgar Wallace
There was a little eyelet, a square hole with a flap buttoned down over it, on a level with their heads.
Doolga wrung Silka's hand, that she still clutched, as they knelt side by side on the sheepskin looking through the eyelet.
Eyelet-hole: Holes in a sail through which a lacing is passed or reef nettles rove.The Sportswoman's Library, v. 2|Various
And he crushed one between his fingers, and put the other into the eyelet of his boot to strangle it.A Treasury of Eskimo Tales|Clara Kern Bayliss
British Dictionary definitions for eyelet
- a small hole with finely stitched edges, forming part of an ornamental pattern
- Also called: eyelet embroidery a piece of embroidery decorated with such work