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stitch

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a sharp unpleasant sensation usually felt in some specific part of the body
  • had to drop out of the race when the stitch in his side became too painful

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stitch

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of stitch (Entry 2 of 2)

to close up with a series of interlacing stitches
  • the doctor stitched the wound so adroitly that the scar was barely visible after the stitches were removed

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  • unsew
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The first known use of stitch was before the 12th century

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“Stitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stitch. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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