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crochet

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noun cro·chet \krō-ˈshā\

Simple Definition of crochet

  • : a method of making cloth or clothing by using a needle with a hook at the end to form and weave loops in a thread

Full Definition of crochet

  1. :  needlework consisting of the interlocking of looped stitches formed with a single thread and a hooked needle

Examples of crochet

  1. She learned basic crochet stitches from her mother.



Origin of crochet

French, hook, crochet, from Middle French, diminutive of croche hook, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse krōkr hook


First Known Use: 1844

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crochet

verb cro·chet

Definition of crochet

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make of crochet <crocheted a doily>

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to work with crochet

cro·chet·er play \-ˈshā-ər\ noun


1854

First Known Use of crochet

1854

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