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- a stitch made by crossing two stitches in the form of an
- needlework made with this stitch
transitive verb, intransitive verb
to sew or embroider with this stitch
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A double stitch forming an X in sewing and embroidery.
- Needlework made with X-shaped stitches.
To make or embroider with X-shaped stitches.verb, intransitive
To work in the fashion of X-shaped stitches.