Definition of stitchdown
1 : the stitching of the outward-turned lower edge of a shoe upper directly to the sole or sometimes with a welt added over the edge
2 less commonly stitchdown shoe : a shoe made by the stitchdown process
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Origin and Etymology of stitchdown
from stitch down, verb
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