Catstitch
Catstitch Cat"stitch (k[a^]t"st[i^]ch), v. t. (Needlework) To fold and sew down the edge of with a coarse zigzag stitch. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • catstitch — /kat stich /, n. See catch stitch. [by reanalysis of 1st syll. as CAT1] * * * …   Universalium

  • catstitch — cat·stitch …   English syllables

  • catstitch — ˈkatˌstich noun Etymology: by alteration : catch stitch * * * /kat stich /, n. See catch stitch. [by reanalysis of 1st syll. as CAT1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • catch stitch — noun 1. : kettle stitch 2. : a large cross stitch of uneven proportions used especially on bulky materials for finishing and hemming called also catstitch * * * Sewing. a large cross stitch used in finishing seams and in hemming. Also called… …   Useful english dictionary

  • catch stitch — Sewing. a large cross stitch used in finishing seams and in hemming. Also called catstitch. [1840 50] * * * …   Universalium

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