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Meaning of CROCHET

Pronunciation:  krow'shey

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  needlework done by interlocking looped stitches with a hooked needle
  2. [v]  interlock
  3. [v]  create by looping or crocheting; "crochet a bedspread"
 

CROCHET is a 7 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: crocheting, hook
 
 See Also: create from raw material, create from raw stuff, double crochet, double stitch, intertwine, loop, needlecraft, needlework, shell stitch, single crochet, single stitch

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Cro*chet"\ (kr?-sh?"), n. [F. crochet small hook. See
    {Croche}.]
    A kind of knitting done by means of a hooked needle, with
    worsted, silk, or cotton; crochet work. Commonly used
    adjectively.
    
    {Crochet hook}, {Crochet needle}, a small hook, or a hooked
       needle (often of bone), used in crochet work.
    
    
  2. \Cro*chet"\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Crocheted}
    (sh[=a]d"); p. pr. & vb. n. {Crocheting} (-sh[=a]"[i^]ng).]
    To knit with a crochet needle or hook; as, to crochet a
    shawl.
    
    
 

 

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