reembroider

verb

re·​em·​broi·​der ˌrē-əm-ˈbrȯi-dər How to pronounce reembroider (audio)
reembroidered; reembroidering; reembroiders

transitive verb

: to outline a design (as on lace) with embroidery stitching

Examples of reembroider in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web French-net gown reembroidered with organza flowers by Legends by Romona Keveža, $5,800 at 1 Rockefeller Plz., nr. Lauren Levy, The Cut, 12 Apr. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1927, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of reembroider was in 1927

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“Reembroider.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reembroider. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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