verb (used with object)
Words nearby loom
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Definition for looms (2 of 3)
verb (used without object)
Origin of loom2
Definition for looms (3 of 3)
noun British Dialect.
Origin of loom3
Examples from the Web for looms
But the sunlight is threatening to fade and a three-and-a-half-hour river journey back to Kisangani looms.
Minnesotans like it that way: The memory of Jesse Venture looms large in many memories.What Al Franken’s Normcore Senate Race Can Teach Other Democrats|Ana Marie Cox|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Age also looms as a wildcard, with a generational divide further shaping the contours of the contest.
Lysa Arryn, the largely forgotten widow of the Hand of the King, Jon Arryn, looms large here.Game of Thrones’ ‘Oathkeeper’: Joffrey’s Killer Revealed, White Walkers, and A New Jaime Lannister|Marlow Stern|April 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The question then looms for Kwan: Will she ever run for office herself?Figure Skater Michelle Kwan Chases Gold in Rhode Island’s Gubernatorial Race|Nicholas McCarvel|April 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Certainly he was the first great statesman, hero, and organizer that looms up to view after the dissolution of the Roman Empire.Beacon Lights of History, Volume V|John Lord
At twilight Zara looms up into view, and another short stay is made.The Land of the Black Mountain|Reginald Wyon
There were looms and spinning-wheels in the porches of these homes, and always numbers of children ran out to see us pass.Mothering on Perilous|Lucy S. Furman
Persian and Turkey carpets are most esteemed; they are woven in a piece, in looms of a very simple construction.
Weavers of abaca left their looms and hung out of the windows to talk with their neighbours about the great event.A Woman's Journey through the Philippines|Florence Kimball Russel