stitching

[ stich-ing ]
/ ˈstɪtʃ ɪŋ /

noun

the act of a person or thing that stitches.
a series or line of stitches.
mending by means of sewing.

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Origin of stitching

First recorded in 1515–25; stitch + -ing1

OTHER WORDS FROM stitching

un·stitch·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for stitchings

  • Their occasional rap at the pegs diversifies the stitchings and is often happily timed to settle an internal argument.