Synonyms for Looms:

v.

approaches (verb)
Comes, nears, approaches, impends, closes, converges, Gains, accesses, advances.

Usage examples for looms

  1. The silk merchants supply the silk and patterns to the owners of looms who are entrusted with the task of producing the web in a finished state. – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black
  2. Shafts driving looms may at one time be under the strain of driving all the looms belted from them, but as some looms are stopped the strain on the shaft becomes relaxed, and the torsional strain drives some part of the line ahead, and again retards it when the looms are started up. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  3. Besides species of Lestris and kittiwakes we now also saw looms birds that are almost wanting in the Kara Sea. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold