Translation of "sew" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /səʊ/ us /soʊ/ past tense sewed, past participle sewn

B1 to join things together with a needle and thread

I need to sew a button on my shirt.

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


verb /səu/ (past tense sewed, past participle sewn)

to make, stitch or attach with thread, using a needle

She sewed the pieces together
Have you sewn my button on yet?
sewer noun

She’s a good sewer.
sewing noun

the activity of sewing

I was taught sewing at school.

work to be sewn

She picked up a pile of sewing.
sewing machine noun

a machine for sewing.

maquina de coser
sew up phrasal verb

to fasten completely or mend by sewing.

coser, remendar
sewn up adjective

completely settled or arranged

arreglar, acordar
The contract is all sewn up.
to sew (not sow) a button on.

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