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Definition of "sewing" []

  • The act, occupation, or hobby of one who sews. (noun)
  • The article on which one is working with needle and thread; needlework. (noun)
  • A piece of cloth, etc, that is sewn or to be sewn (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • (as modifier) (noun)

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Use "sewing" in a sentence
  • "ZAHN: Tell us more about the strength and courage you found in abundance in what you call the sewing circles of Herat."
  • "The girls who come out together, all in a batch, like a hive of bees swarming, spend the rest of their lives together; and they have what they call sewing circles, that go on all their lives."
  • "I have not been doing anything serious in sewing or hospitality or home making because I was thinking I would just wait til the restoration of the kitchen was finished."