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needlework

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noun nee·dle·work \-ˌwərk\

Simple Definition of needlework

  • : things that are made by hand with a needle and thread

  • : the activity or art of making needlework

Full Definition of needlework

  1. 1 :  work done with a needle; especially :  work (as embroidery) other than plain sewing

  2. 2 :  the occupation of one who does needlework

nee·dle·work·er play \-ˌwər-kər\ noun

Examples of needlework

  1. She showed us a sample of her needlework.

  2. She still enjoys doing needlework.



14th Century

First Known Use of needlework

14th century



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