needlecraft

[need-l-kraft, -krahft]

noun


Nearby words

  1. needle time,
  2. needle trades,
  3. needle valve,
  4. needle-holder,
  5. needlecord,
  6. needlefish,
  7. needleful,
  8. needlepoint,
  9. needles,
  10. needless

Origin of needlecraft

First recorded in 1350–1400, needlecraft is from the Middle English word nedle craft. See needle, craft

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British Dictionary definitions for needlecraft

needlecraft

noun

the art or practice of needlework
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