Simple Definition of needlepoint
: designs made by covering a piece of cloth with small stitches
: the activity or art of making needlepoint
Full Definition of needlepoint
1 : lace worked with a needle over a paper pattern
2 : embroidery done on canvas usually in simple even stitches across counted threads
Examples of needlepoint in a sentence
She sold her needlepoint at the arts and crafts fair.
Her hobbies include knitting and needlepoint.
First Known Use of needlepoint
Rhymes with needlepoint
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Definition of needlepoint for Students
: embroidery done on canvas usually in simple even stitches across counted threads
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