Definitions of embroidery

  1. elaboration of an interpretation by the use of decorative (sometimes fictitious) detail; "the mystery has been heightened by many embellishments in subsequent retellings" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. decorative needlework Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Needlework used to enrich textile fabrics, leather, etc.; also, the art of embroidering. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Diversified ornaments, especially by contrasted figures and colors; variegated decoration. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Ornamental work of gold, silver, silk, etc., done with the needle. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. The act or art of embroidering: ornamental needle-work: variegation or diversity: artificial ornaments. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. Ornamental needle-work. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. The art of embroidery; work in gold, silver, silk, or other thread, formed by the needle on cloth-stuffs, and muslin, into various figures; variegation or diversity of figures and colours; artificial ornaments. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. Ornamental needle-work; the art of embroidering; the productions of embroidery. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. Embroidering; embroidered work; adventitious ornament. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  11. n. Variegated needle-work; —ornamental decoration of any kind. Cabinet Dictionary
  12. Figures raised upon a ground, variegated needlework; variegation, diversity of colours. Complete Dictionary

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