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Definition of "crochet-work" [crochet-work]

  • Work done with a crochet-needle. See crochet. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "crochet-work" in a sentence
  • "The original antimacassar was usually made of stiff white crochet-work, but in the third quarter of the 19th century it became simpler and softer, usually with a simple pattern in wool or silk."
  • "Yes; odds and ends, needlework, crochet-work, embroidery, and that kind of thing."
  • "She would begin at once to roll up her crochet-work or fold her sewing, without the slightest sign of haste."
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