verb (used with or without object)
Origin of backstitch
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Backstitch across the bottom with a slanting line of stitches.Clothing and Health
Here each little diamond is worked in simple outline stitch, and each square outlined with backstitch.Needlework Economies
His machine was a short-thread model that made both the running stitch and the backstitch.
This is one of the few machines producing a backstitch or half backstitch to realize any commercial success.
Insert one thickness between the other two ends, and backstitch closely.Make Your Own Hats
Gene Allen Martin