English dictionary

reeve meaning and definition

REEVE noun

Definition of reeve (noun)

  1. female ruff

REEVE verb

Definition of reeve (verb)

  1. pass a rope through
    • "reeve an opening"
  2. pass through a hole or opening
    • "reeve a rope"
  3. fasten by passing through a hole or around something
Source: Princeton University Wordnet