(noun, verb)


1. joining or attaching by stitches

Similar word(s): stitching

Definition categories: act, handicraft

2. needlework on which you are working with needle and thread

- she put her sewing back in the basket

Similar word(s): stitchery

Definition categories: man–made, needlecraft, needlework

Sentences with sewing as a noun:

- She put down her sewing and went to answer the door.

- The sewing has come undone on this seam.


1. present participle of sew