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thorough–stitch

adverb

Definition of thorough–stitch

archaic

  1. :  all the way through obliged to go thorough-stitch with it — Bernard Mandeville

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Origin and Etymology of thorough–stitch

probably from the phrase thorough stitch from 2thorough + stitch, noun


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thorough–stitch

adjective \"\
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thorough–stitched

Definition of thorough–stitch

archaic

  1. :  thoroughgoing his book may properly be considered … a thorough-stitched digest and regular institute — Laurence Sterne

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Origin and Etymology of thorough–stitch

thorough-stitch from 1thorough-stitch; thorough-stitched from 1thorough-stitch + -ed


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