verb (used with or without object), cro·cheted [kroh-sheyd; British kroh-sheyd, -sheed], /kroʊˈʃeɪd; British ˈkroʊ ʃeɪd, -ʃid/, cro·chet·ing [kroh-shey-ing; British kroh-shey-ing, -shee-ing]. /kroʊˈʃeɪ ɪŋ; British ˈkroʊ ʃeɪ ɪŋ, -ʃi ɪŋ/.
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Origin of crochet
OTHER WORDS FROM crochetcro·chet·er [kroh-shey-er; British kroh-shey-er, -shee-], /kroʊˈʃeɪ ər; British ˈkroʊ ʃeɪ ər, -ʃi-/, nounwell-cro·cheted, adjective
Words nearby crochet
Example sentences from the Web for crochet
They had to crochet afghans or be doing something else productive.
Fine mercerised cotton, or crochet silk thread is used with a fine hook.Needlework Economies|Various
I am anxious to have another lesson in that new kind of crochet.The Lady of the Forest|L. T. Meade
But she never expressed an opinion; she listened in silence and went on with her crochet work.Married|August Strindberg
Work over the top of the border a crochet edging similar to that round the diamond pattern of collar No. 49.Beeton's Book of Needlework|Isabella Beeton
Three 3-chain crochet, double crochet over the long stitches of preceding row; repeat.