an embroidery stitch forming a zigzag line
Origin of featherstitchso called from resemblance to the arrangement of barbs on a feather
to embroider with such a stitch
An embroidery stitch that produces a decorative zigzag line.
(third-person singular simple present featherstitches, present participle featherstitching, simple past and past participle featherstitched)
- To make stitches of this kind.