HyperDic: hemstitch

English > 3 senses of the word hemstitch:
NOUNartifacthemstitch, hemstitchinga stitch in which parallel threads are drawn and exposed threads are caught together in groups
artifacthemstitchembroidery similar to drawnwork
VERBcontacthemstitchsew with hemstitches
English > hemstitch: 3 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA stitch in which parallel threads are drawn and exposed threads are caught together in groups.
Synonymhemstitching
Broadersewing stitch, embroidery stitchA stitch made with thread and a threaded sewing needle through fabric or leather
Spanishvainica
Verbshemstitchsew with hemstitches
English > hemstitch: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningembroidery similar to drawnwork.
Broaderembroidery, fancyworkdecorative needlework
Verbshemstitchsew with hemstitches
English > hemstitch: 3 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningsew with hemstitches.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
Example"hemstitch a sleeve"
Broadersew, run up, sew together, stitchFasten by sewing
Spanishribetear
Nounshemstitchembroidery similar to drawnwork
hemstitch, hemstitchinga stitch in which parallel threads are drawn and exposed threads are caught together in groups

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