[ muh-sheen-stich ]

verb (used with object)
  1. to sew on a sewing machine.

Origin of machine-stitch

First recorded in 1895–1900

Words Nearby machine-stitch Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use machine-stitch in a sentence

  • To start, draw needle to right side about 1⁄8 inch below the line of machine stitch.

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