The definition of thread is a fine line, streak or string.
(Anatomy) A long ropelike structure, such as a nerve or tendon:
The wick of a candle.
(Physics) An obsolete unit of luminous intensity, originally defined in terms of a wax candle with standard composition, later in terms of a carbon-filament lamp, and superseded by the candela.
Find another word for wick. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wick, like: thread, cord, taper, candle end, candlewick, lampwick, lantern wick and candle.