sew has definitions from the field of clothing
[ verb ] fasten by sewing; do needlework

Used in print

(McCall's Needlework and Crafts, Spring-Summer,...)

Most seams are sewn with backstitch , especially on curved , slanted or loose edges .

(Modern Maturity, 4:6...)

Do you like to sew ?

Do you love to run_up a hem , sew on buttons , make neat buttonholes ?

Some women can sit and sew , crochet , tat or knit by_the_hour , and look calm and relaxed and turn_out beautiful work .

When you see a needle in my hands you will know the family buttons have fallen_off and I have_to sew them back on , or get_out the safety_pins .

[ verb ] (clothing) create (clothes) with cloth


tailor-make tailor


"Can the seamstress sew me a suit by next week?"

Related terms

fashion run_up quilt tailor sewing