clew

Primary Meanings of clew

1.
nv
a ball of yarn or cord or thread
roll into a ball
2.
n
evidence that helps to solve a problem
Full Definitions of clew
1

n a ball of yarn or cord or thread

Type of:
ball, chunk, clod, clump, glob, lump
a compact mass

v roll into a ball

Synonyms:
clue
Type of:
roll, twine, wind, wrap
arrange or or coil around
2

n evidence that helps to solve a problem

Synonyms:
clue, cue
Types:
mark, sign
a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened)
token
something serving as a sign of something else
Type of:
evidence
an indication that makes something evident

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