threaden

Related to threaden: threaten

threaden

(ˈθrɛdən)
adj
relating to something that is composed of or made of thread
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Swelling--dilation--remains the Chorus's focus in the play's small details, such as his urging playgoers in their mind's eye to "behold the threaden sails" of King Henry's armada,
Play with your fancies; and in them behold Upon the hempen tackle ship-boys climbing; Hear the shrill whistle which doth order give To sounds confused; behold the threaden sails, Borne with th'invisible and creeping wind ...