[noun oh-ver-stich; verb oh-ver-stich]Sewing.
- a stitch made with a sewing machine, for binding or finishing a raw edge or hem.
- to sew with overstitches.
Origin of overstitch
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Better have made one a good master fashioner, like old Overstitch, of Holderness.The Monastery
Sir Walter Scott