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English definition of “sew”


verb [I/T]  /soʊ/ (past tense sewed, past participle sewn  /soʊn/ or sewed) us  
to join together pieces of cloth by putting thread through it with a needle: [I] Do you like to sew? [T] She sewed her outfit by hand. [M] Would you sew on these buttons? [M] I had to sew up (= repair) a hole in my jeans.
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(Definition of sew from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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