What does the word lace mean?

Usage examples for lace

  1. The greater the variety in the filling- in stitches, the more beautiful the lace. – The Art of Modern Lace Making by The Butterick Publishing Co.
  2. What the lace- selling shop makes out of her, the lace- selling shop does not state. – A Poor Man's House by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  3. I'll lace you up properly for once. – The Red Fairy Book by Various