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embroidery-needle

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Any one of various large needles or implements of like character used in ornamental needlework and similar processes.

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Examples

  • There was once a Darning-needle who thought herself so fine that she believed she was an embroidery-needle.

    The Yellow Fairy Book

  • THERE was once a Darning-needle who thought herself so fine that she believed she was an embroidery-needle.

    The Yellow Fairy Book

  • You, yourself, were born needle in hand -- the embroidery-needle. "

    The Flower of the Chapdelaines

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