Noun(1) a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
Verb(1) come into view indistinctly, often threateningly(2) appear very large or occupy a commanding position(3) hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing(4) weave on a loom
(1) the loom of the land ahead(2) The loom of the lighthouse flashed across the sky. The waves moved back and forth across the jagged rocks, gradually becoming larger and more menacing.(3) Mountains loom in the distance and Bilbo thinks they must be near their destination.(4) His memoirs state that he was "conscious of the loom of the land about 3 am", little more than an hour before the landing.(5) You may observe the glow or loom of the lighthouse before you see the light of the lighthouse's lantern.(6) Thousands pay homage every year and the loom of its light is a sight for seafarers' eyes.(7) Rock, nothing but ocean waves for another 170 miles until the loom of the Fastnet light lifts above the horizon.(8) A bigger threat may loom on the media landscape.(9) In the distance, straight ahead off the bow, I could see the loom of the green five-second light of the Block Island lighthouse.(10) From the Monday to the Thursday I doubt whether it was ever possible from our windows in Baker Street to see the loom of the opposite houses.(11) the loom of the land(12) But with a general election looming on the horizon, the ruling group will not risk division in its ranks.(13) Similarly, Indian women are the only ones who weave on backstrap or stick looms, while both Indian and Ladino men weave on foot looms .(14) If this works, wiring will be woven into the fabric on the company's looms and then sensors will be attached after the garments are completed.(15) As we swam to the first buoy, we noticed strange shapes looming up at us from beneath the surface.(16) Soft and light, the sari is woven on specially designed looms .
(1) loom up :: loom up
1. emerge ::
2. soar ::
3. be imminent ::
4. hover ::
5. predominate ::
Different Formsloom, loomed, looming, looms
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