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sewing

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of sewing

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sewing

verb
present participle of sew

Synonyms & Antonyms of sewing (Entry 2 of 2)

to close up with a series of interlacing stitches
  • luckily, I was able to sew the tear so skillfully that my pants looked as good as new

Synonyms for sewing

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Near Antonyms for sewing

  • unsewing
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The first known use of sewing was in the 14th century

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sewing

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“Sewing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sewing. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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