sew, run up, sew together, stitch(verb)
fasten by sewing; do needlework
sew, tailor, tailor-make(verb)
create (clothes) with cloth
"Can the seamstress sew me a suit by next week?"
To use a needle to pass thread repeatedly through (pieces of fabric) in order to join them together.
Balls were first made of grass or leaves held together by strings, and later of pieces of animal skin sewn together and stuffed with feathers or hay.
To use a needle to pass thread repeatedly through pieces of fabric in order to join them together.
Origin: siwian, from siwjanan, from sīw-. Cognate with Danish sy, Russian шить, Swedish sy.
juice; gravy; a seasoned dish; a delicacy
to follow; to pursue; to sue
to unite or fasten together by stitches, as with a needle and thread
to close or stop by ssewing; -- often with up; as, to sew up a rip
to inclose by sewing; -- sometimes with up; as, to sew money in a bag
to practice sewing; to work with needle and thread
to drain, as a pond, for taking the fish
Origin: [See Sue to follow.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sō, v.t. to join or fasten together with a needle and thread.—v.i. to practise sewing.—ns. Sew′er; Sew′ing; Sew′ing-cott′on, cotton thread for sewing; Sew′ing-machine′, a machine for sewing and stitching upon cloth, leather, &c., operated by any power.—Sew up one's stocking, to put one to silence.—Be sewed, or sewed up, to be stranded, of a ship: (coll.) to be brought to a stand-still, to be ruined: to be tipsy. [A.S. síwian, séowian; Old High Ger. siwan, Goth. siujan.]
sū, v.t. (Spens.) to follow, to solicit. [Sue.]
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The numerical value of sew in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of sew in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The fashion and apparel world is still in cut-and-sew in the factories.
Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads, which sew people together through the years.
I had my craft supplies with me so I thought, 'why not try to sew it as a form of photograph,' and after that, I realized I really enjoyed this process so I kept doing it.
I have a spelling checkerIt came with my PCIt plainly marks four my revueMistakes I cannot sea.I've run this poem threw it,I'm sure your pleased too no,Its letter perfect in it's weigh,My checker tolled me sew.
The easiest way to picture it is like an open book; the bladder is the pages. To close that book up so you don’t see the pages, you sew it back together and put all the muscle and skin on top of that. The backbone of the book is the pelvic bone.
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