- the wick of a candle
- a soft cotton embroidery thread or fine yarn
designating thread or fine yarn used for candlewicking
- The wick of a candle.
- a. A soft heavy cotton thread similar to that used to make wicks for candles.b. Embroidery made with knots of this thread.
- A fabric resembling chenille, made with closely-spaced tufts of cotton and used primarily for bedspreads and robes.