stitching

[stich-ing]

noun

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

Nearby words

  1. stitch abscess,
  2. stitch in time, a,
  3. stitch up,
  4. stitch wheel,
  5. stitchery,
  6. stitchwork,
  7. stitchwort,
  8. stithy,
  9. stiver,
  10. stk

Origin of stitching

First recorded in 1515–25; stitch + -ing1

Related formsun·stitch·ing, adjective

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Examples from the Web for stitchings

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