Synonyms of lace in English:

lace


See definition of lace

noun

1‘a dress trimmed with white lace’

SYNONYMS
openwork, lacework, tatting, netting, net, tulle, meshwork, mesh, webbing
Chantilly lace, Brussels lace, fishnet, filigree, passementerie, bobbinet, needlepoint, needlepoint lace, point lace, filet, bobbin lace, pillow lace, duchesse lace, Honiton lace, Nottingham lace, Shetland lace, guipure, rosaline

2‘brown shoes with laces’

SYNONYMS
shoelace, bootlace, shoestring, lacing, string, cord, thong, twine, tie
archaic latchet

verb

1‘he laced up his running shoes’

SYNONYMS
fasten, do up, tie up, secure
bind, knot, truss
ANTONYMS

undo

2‘he laced his fingers into mine’

SYNONYMS
entwine, intertwine, twine, entangle, interweave, interlink, link
criss-cross, braid, plait

3‘tea laced with rum’

SYNONYMS
flavour, mix, mix in, blend, fortify, strengthen, stiffen, season, spice, spice up, imbue, infuse, enrich, enliven, liven up
doctor, adulterate, contaminate, drug
informal spike, boost

4‘her brown hair was laced with grey’

SYNONYMS
streak, stripe, striate, band, line
mark, smear, daub

Phrases

    lace into

    1‘Danny laced into him and punched him in the stomach’


    SYNONYMS
    set upon, fall on, attack, assault, assail, beat, thrash, tear into, turn on, lash out at, round on, drub, thump, batter, hammer, pummel, hit out at, strike out at, fly at, let fly at, weigh into, belabour
    informal lay into, light into, sail into, pitch into, paste, let someone have it
    British informal set about, have a go at

    2‘the newspaper laced into the prime minister’


    SYNONYMS
    castigate, censure, condemn, lambast, criticize, harangue, rail at, rant at, rave at, attack
    scold, berate, upbraid, reprimand, rebuke, chide, reprove, admonish
    informal lay into, pitch into
    British informal have a go at
    North American informal light into