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Words nearby couching
Example sentences from the Web for couching
Rabbah, of Ammon, was to become a stable for camels and a couching place for flocks.Fables of Infidelity and Facts of Faith|Robert Patterson
In his arms he bore Her, armed with sorrow sore; Till before their way A couching lion lay.Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience|William Blake
Filoselle is well adapted to couching, and may be laid double (24 threads).
In fig. 130 this couching is to be seen in use upon drapery.Embroidery and Tapestry Weaving|Grace Christie
In couching more than one thread at a time there is a difficulty in turning the angles.
British Dictionary definitions for couching
- a method of embroidery in which the thread is caught down at intervals by another thread passed through the material from beneath
- a pattern or work done by this method