- The definition of crochet is a craft or project made by looping yarn on a hooked needle.
An item made by looping yarn on a hooked needle is an example of crochet.
- Crochet is defined as to loop yarn using a hooked needle to make clothing, blankets or craft projects.
Using a hooked needle to loop yarn to make a sweater is an example of a situation where you crochet.
Origin: French small hook: see crotchet
- crocheter noun
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verb cro·cheted , cro·chet·ing , cro·chets verb, intransitive
Origin: French crocheter, from Old French crochet, hook, diminutive of croche, feminine of croc, of Germanic origin.
- cro·chetˈer noun