Noun strand has 6 senses
  1. strand - a pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole; "he tried to pick up the strands of his former life"; "I could hear several melodic strands simultaneously"
    --1 is a kind of
    form, shape, pattern
  2. strand - line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable
    --2 is a kind of
    --2 has particulars: ply; rope yarn
  3. chain, string, strand - a necklace made by a stringing objects together; "a string of beads"; "a strand of pearls";
    --3 is a kind of necklace
  4. fibril, filament, strand - a very slender natural or synthetic fiber
    --4 is a kind of fiber, fibre
    --4 has particulars:
     barb; cobweb, gossamer; chromatid; myofibril, myofibrilla, sarcostyle; rhizoid; hypha; paraphysis
  5. strand - a poetic term for a shore (as the area periodically covered and uncovered by the tides)
    --5 is a kind of
  6. Strand - a street in west central London famous for its theaters and hotels
    --6 is a kind of
    --6 is a part of West End
,Verb strand has 1 sense
  1. maroon, strand - leave stranded or isolated withe little hope og rescue; "the travellers were marooned"
    --1 is one way to abandon, forsake, desolate, desert
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody