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English verb: sew

1. sew (contact) fasten by sewing; do needlework


Synonymsrun up, sew together, stitch


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)fasten, fix, secure


Narrower (hyponym)backstitch, baste, cast off, cast on, fell, finedraw, gather, hem, hemstitch, overcast, overcast, pucker, resew, retick, tack, tick, tuck


Entailconjoin, join

2. sew (creation) create (clothes) with cloth


SamplesCan the seamstress sew me a suit by next week?.


ExamplesThey sew the cape


Synonymstailor, tailor-make


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)fashion, forge


Narrower (hyponym)quilt, run up









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