cross-stitch

noun
\ ˈkrȯ(s)-ˌstich How to pronounce cross-stitch (audio) \

Definition of cross-stitch

1 : a needlework stitch that forms an X
2 : work having cross-stitch

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cross-stitch verb

First Known Use of cross-stitch

1640, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of cross-stitch was in 1640

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“Cross-stitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cross-stitch. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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cross-stitch

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cross-stitch

: a stitch in the shape of an X

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