Technology / Computers / Thread: In online discussions, a series of messages that have been posted as replies to each other. A single forum or conference typically contains many threads covering different subjects. By reading each message in a thread, one after the other, you can see how the discussion has evolved. You can start a new thread by posting a message that is not a reply to an earlier message.

Other Words for Thread

Thread Noun Synonyms: theme, plot, story-line, subject, motif, thesis, course, drift, direction, tenor, train (of thought), sequence or train or chain of events
Thread Adjective Synonyms: fibre, filament, strand, (piece of) yarn, string, line, cord, twine

Thread Crest

Business / Machine Shop / Thread Crest: The top surface joining the two sides of a thread. MORE

Square Threads

Business / Machine Shop / Square Threads: A thread having a depth, width and space between threads that are equal. It is used on heavy jack screws, vise screws and other similar items. MORE

Chasing Threads

Business / Machine Shop / Chasing Threads: Cutting threads in a lathe or screw machine. MORE