(adjective, verb)


1. closed with a lace

- snugly laced shoes

Similar word(s): tied

2. edged or streaked with color

- white blossoms with purple-laced petals

Similar word(s): patterned

Sentences with laced as an adjective:

- I don't know what it was laced with, but he passed out a minute after drinking that first beer.


1. simple past tense and past participle of lace

2. (usually with "up") Especially of shoelaces, intertwined and neatly knotted.

- Are your shoes laced up yet?

- The handkercheif was laced up into a neat little pillow.