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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. tread: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. tread: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  3. tread: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. tread, tread: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  5. tread: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  6. Tread, tread: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. tread: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Tread: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. tread: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. tread: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. tread: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. tread: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. tread (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. tread: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. tread: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. tread, tread: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. Tread: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Tread: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. tread: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. tread: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. tread: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. tread: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. tread: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. tread: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. tread: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. tread: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. tread: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Tread: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tread: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. tread: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. tread: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. TREAD: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. TREAD: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. tread: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tread: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. tread: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  2. Tread: Bicycle Glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Tread: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Tread: Construction Glossary [home, info]
  3. Tread: Dictionary of Military Architecture [home, info]
  4. Tread: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (tread)

noun:  structural member consisting of the horizontal part of a stair or step
noun:  the part (as of a wheel or shoe) that makes contact with the ground
noun:  the grooved surface of a pneumatic tire
noun:  a step in walking or running
verb:  apply (the tread) to a tire
verb:  brace (an archer's bow) by pressing the foot against the center
verb:  mate with ("Male birds tread the females")
verb:  crush as if by treading on ("Tread grapes to make wine")
verb:  tread or stomp heavily or roughly
verb:  put down or press the foot, place the foot ("For fools rush in where angels fear to tread")

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Phrases that include tread:   caterpillar tread, tread in steps, to tread a measure, don't tread on me, tread carefully cautiously lightly etc, more...

Words similar to tread:   trample, pace, step, stride, treaded, treader, treading, treadless, trod, trodden, appear, footstep, more...

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