Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The art or process of needlework.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An article or articles created or assembled by needle and thread; needlework.
  • noun The art, process, or occupation of creating objects with needles, such as in crocheting, embroidery, quilting, or tapestry.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun uncountable The art or process of working with a needle esp. in embroidery or needlepoint.
  • noun countable The product of such art or process.
  • noun uncountable The occupation or employment of a person skilled in embroidery, needlepoint, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a creation created or assembled by needle and thread
  • noun work (such as sewing or embroidery) that is done with a needle

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Examples

  • The 84-year-old native of Cocucho, Michoacán is an expert in the region's traditional needlecraft.

    A Michoacan tradition: the needlework artistry of Hermelinda Reyes

  • The 84-year-old native of Cocucho, Michoacán is an expert in the region's traditional needlecraft.

    A Michoacan tradition: the needlework artistry of Hermelinda Reyes

  • Another crucial feature was that partner organisations could offer whatever learning they liked to the public, from IT to cookery to horticulture to needlecraft, in places such as museums, libraries and even supermarkets.

    Adult Learners' Week: 20 years of inspiration

  • Horde needlecraft pattern and the eternal WoW question

    MMOs

  • And I was a particularly fingery artist, a maker of fine satiric lines which sometimes worried me, so like needlecraft were they, so like little daggers of derision and self-hurt.

    Kalooki Nights

  • He gets a brief mention in this needlecraft article from The Daily Texan.

    Tuesday Afternoon Mail

  • These ladies, both expert in needlecraft, cookery, canning, and all the other arts of the home, each held an absolute conviction that there was a right way to keep house (the one she had been brought up with) and a wrong way (all others).

    HOME COMFORTS

  • These ladies, both expert in needlecraft, cookery, canning, and all the other arts of the home, each held an absolute conviction that there was a right way to keep house (the one she had been brought up with) and a wrong way (all others).

    HOME COMFORTS

  • These ladies, both expert in needlecraft, cookery, canning, and all the other arts of the home, each held an absolute conviction that there was a right way to keep house (the one she had been brought up with) and a wrong way (all others).

    HOME COMFORTS

  • These ladies, both expert in needlecraft, cookery, canning, and all the other arts of the home, each held an absolute conviction that there was a right way to keep house (the one she had been brought up with) and a wrong way (all others).

    HOME COMFORTS

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