What does needlework mean?

Definitions for needlework
ˈnid lˌwɜrkneedle·work

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. needlework, needlecraft(noun)

    a creation created or assembled by needle and thread

  2. needlework, needlecraft(noun)

    work (such as sewing or embroidery) that is done with a needle


  1. Needlework(n.)

    Work executed with a needle; sewed work; sewing; embroidery, crocheting, quilting, or tapestry, etc.; also, the art, process, or occupation of creating objects with needles.


  1. needlework(Noun)

    the art or process of working with a needle especially in embroidery or needlepoint.

  2. needlework(Noun)

    the product of such art or process.

  3. needlework(Noun)

    the occupation or employment of a person skilled in embroidery, needlepoint, ect.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Needlework(noun)

    work executed with a needle; sewed work; sewing; embroidery; also, the business of a seamstress

  2. Needlework(noun)

    the combination of timber and plaster making the outside framework of some houses


  1. Needlework

    Needlework is a broad term for the handicrafts of decorative sewing and textile arts. Anything that uses a needle for construction can be called needlework. The definition may expand to include related textile crafts such as a crochet hook or tatting shuttles. Similar abilities often transfer well between different varieties of needlework, such as fine motor skill and a knowledge of textile fibers. Some of the same tools may be used in several different varieties of needlework. For instance, a needle threader is useful in nearly all needlecrafts.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of needlework in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of needlework in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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