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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Needlework done by interlocking looped stitches with a hooked needle; Make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle.

Usage examples (37)
  • crochet a bedspread
  • We both agreed that crochet is set up to be The Next Big Thing.
  • I will learn this thing called crochet and make each and every one of you the following for Christmas.
  • So I am reminding myself that I don't have to be the kind of crochet expert that she is a knitting expert. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Her oddest "crotchet" (an odd kind of trick) was to sit up in the "crotched" (angled by the separation of two parts like branches) part of the tree and "crochet" (a type of knitting using a single needle).
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