sewing Definition

the action or activity of sewing clothes, etc..

Using sewing: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "sewing" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She enjoys sewing her own clothes.

  • Example

    I need to buy some thread for my sewing project.

  • Example

    Sewing is a useful skill to have.

  • Example

    She has a sewing machine at home.

sewing Synonyms and Antonyms

Phrases with sewing

  • a collection of tools and materials used for sewing


    She always carries a small sewing kit in her bag.

  • a long, thin needle with a sharp point, used for sewing fabric


    She pricked her finger with the sewing needle.

  • a template or guide used to create a specific garment or item through sewing


    She bought a sewing pattern to make a dress.


Summary: sewing in Brief

The term 'sewing' [ˈsəʊɪŋ] refers to the action or activity of stitching clothes or other items. It involves using a needle and thread to join pieces of fabric together. Sewing can be done by hand or with a sewing machine, and is a useful skill to have. Common phrases include 'sewing kit,' 'sewing needle,' and 'sewing pattern.'

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