STITCH's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of stitch
Definition:
v. sew; knit; fasten or join with or as if with thread
Example:
Three hours she gave to stitch, with gold thread, the border of a square crimson cloth, almost large enough for a carpet.
Sentence in Classic:
Eliza takes a piece of needlework from her basket, and begins to stitch at it, without taking the least notice of this outburst.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw Context
Peggotty darned away at a stocking as long as she could see, and then sat with it drawn on her left hand like a glove, and her needle in her right, ready to take another stitch whenever there was a blaze.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
He looked at the workmanship; there was not one false stitch in the whole job; all was so neat and true, that it was quite a masterpiece.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm Context
This oath was no longer a vain menace; for the fastest sailer in the Mediterranean would have been unable to overtake the little tartan, that with every stitch of canvas set was flying before the wind to Leghorn.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
It is nothing smaller than the Crocodile Book, which is in rather a dilapidated condition by this time, with divers of the leaves torn and stitched across, but which Peggotty exhibits to the children as a precious relic.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
During this last week, she had patiently picked out all the embroidery and cut up the square of silk and stitched it into a sash length.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
It had lost its covers, and the pages had been thumbed into a state of extremely dirty softness; but the back had been lovingly stitched afresh with white cotton thread, which looked clean yet.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context