• Hemstitch Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To ornament at the head of a broad hem by drawing out a few parallel threads, and fastening the cross threads in successive small clusters; as, to hemstitch a handkerchief.
• Hemstitched Definition & Synonyms
- (imp. & p. p.) of Hemstitch
- (a.) Having a broad hem separated from the body of the article by a line of open work; as, a hemistitched handkerchief.