crocheting crocheting n. 1. something created by interlocking looped stitches with a hooked needle.

Syn: crochet. [WordNet 1.5]

2. creating a garment of needlework. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Crocheting — 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

  • crocheting — noun needlework made using a crochet …   Wiktionary

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

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  • crocheted —  , crocheting …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

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