Crochet needle
Crochet Cro*chet" (kr?-sh?"), n. [F. crochet small hook. See {Croche}.] A kind of knitting done by means of a hooked needle, with worsted, silk, or cotton; crochet work. Commonly used adjectively. [1913 Webster]

{Crochet hook}, {Crochet needle}, a small hook, or a hooked needle (often of bone), used in crochet work. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • crochet needle — noun a needle with a hook on the end; used in crocheting • Syn: ↑crochet hook • Hypernyms: ↑needle …   Useful english dictionary

  • crochet needle — n. crochet hook, hooked needle used for crocheting …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Crochet — Cro*chet (kr? sh? ), n. [F. crochet small hook. See {Croche}.] A kind of knitting done by means of a hooked needle, with worsted, silk, or cotton; crochet work. Commonly used adjectively. [1913 Webster] {Crochet hook}, {Crochet needle}, a small… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crochet hook — Crochet Cro*chet (kr? sh? ), n. [F. crochet small hook. See {Croche}.] A kind of knitting done by means of a hooked needle, with worsted, silk, or cotton; crochet work. Commonly used adjectively. [1913 Webster] {Crochet hook}, {Crochet needle}, a …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crochet — Cro*chet , v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Crocheted} (sh[=a]d ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Crocheting} ( sh[=a] [i^]ng).] To knit with a crochet needle or hook; as, to crochet a shawl. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crochet hook — The hook A crochet hook (or crochet needle) is a type of needle with a hook at one end used to draw thread through knotted loops. Only one crochet hook is needed to make crochet stitches. The crochet hook s earliest use appears to have been in… …   Wikipedia

  • crochet hook — noun a needle with a hook on the end; used in crocheting • Syn: ↑crochet needle • Hypernyms: ↑needle * * * a needle with a hook at one end, used in crochet. Also called crochet needle. [1840 50] * * * crochet hook, a needle that ends in a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • crochet hook — a needle with a hook at one end, used in crochet. Also called crochet needle. [1840 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • crochet — cro·chet || krəʊʃeɪ n. type of knitting done with long hooked needle v. knit with a crochet needle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crochet hook — n. crochet needle, hooked needle used for crocheting …   English contemporary dictionary

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