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Spanish translation of “stitch”

stitch

noun /stitʃ/
a loop made in thread, wool etc by a needle in sewing or knitting
puntada
She sewed the hem with small, neat stitches Bother! I’ve dropped a stitch.
a type of stitch forming a particular pattern in sewing, knitting etc
punto
The cloth was edged in blanket stitch The jersey was knitted in stocking stitch.
a sharp pain in a person’s side caused by eg running
punzada, flato
I’ve got a stitch.
stitching noun stitches
puntadas
The stitching is very untidy.
in stitches laughing a lot
troncharse de risa
His stories kept us in stitches.
stitch up phrasal verb to close by stitching
suturar, cerrar, arreglar, acabar
The doctor stitched up the wound.
(Definition of stitch from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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