Definition of raveling in English:

raveling

Pronunciation /ˈrav(ə)liNG/ /ˈræv(ə)lɪŋ/

noun

  • A thread from a woven or knitted fabric that has frayed or started to unravel.

    ‘Once the surface was broomed the ravelling was hardly noticeable.’
    • ‘Pretest the fabric, notions and trims and make note of any changes or information that'll be important during construction-such as shrinkage and raveling.’