whipstitch


1whip·stitch

verb \ˈhwip-ˌstich, ˈwip-\

Definition of WHIPSTITCH

transitive verb
:  whip 5

First Known Use of WHIPSTITCH

1592

2whipstitch

noun

Definition of WHIPSTITCH

:  a shallow overcasting stitch

First Known Use of WHIPSTITCH

1640

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