Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun welt

2 senses of welt

Sense 1
wale, welt, weal, wheal -- (a raised mark on the skin (as produced by the blow of a whip); characteristic of many allergic reactions)
       => injury, hurt, harm, trauma -- (any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.)

Sense 2
welt -- (a raised or strengthened seam)
       => seam -- (joint consisting of a line formed by joining two pieces)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb welt

2 senses of welt

Sense 1
flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, slash, strap, trounce -- (beat severely with a whip or rod; "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced")
       => beat, beat up, work over -- (give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression; "Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night"; "The teacher used to beat the students")

Sense 2
welt -- (put a welt on; "welt the shoes")
       => add -- (make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of; "We added two students to that dorm room"; "She added a personal note to her letter"; "Add insult to injury"; "Add some extra plates to the dinner table")

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