grommet definition

  • noun:
    • A reinforced eyelet, like in fabric or fabric, whereby a fastener might passed.
    • a little steel or plastic ring used to reinforce these types of an eyelet.
    • Nautical A loop of rope or metal employed for securing the side of a sail to its stay.
    • A reinforced eyelet, or a tiny metal or synthetic band always reinforce an eyelet.
    • A young or inexperienced surfer, skateboarder, or snowboarder.
    • A circle formed of three-stranded rope.
    • A ring created by twisting on itself just one strand of an unlaid line; in addition, a metallic eyelet in or for a sail or a mailbag. Often written grummet.
    • A ring of rope utilized as a wad to put up a cannon ball in position.
    • See gromet.
    • fastener comprising a material band for lining a small opening to permit the attachment of cords or lines

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