Translation of "stitch" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /stɪtʃ/ us /stɪtʃ/

a short line of thread that is sewn through a piece of material

verb uk /stɪtʃ/ us /stɪtʃ/

to sew two things together or to repair something by sewing

to stitch fabric

(Translation of “stitch” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /stitʃ/

a loop made in thread, wool etc by a needle in sewing or knitting

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

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


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.

(Translation of “stitch” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)