Synonyms and Antonyms for buttonhole-stitch

1. buttonhole stitch (n.)

a reinforcing looped stitch for edges, as around a buttonhole

Synonyms:

2. hemming-stitch (n.)

a stitch used in sewing hems on skirts and dresses

Synonyms:

3. cross-stitch (n.)

embroidery done with pairs of stitches that cross each other

Synonyms:

4. cross-stitch (n.)

two stitches forming a cross or X

Synonyms:

5. buttonhole (v.)

detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors

Synonyms:

6. buttonhole (n.)

a hole through which buttons are pushed

Synonyms:

8. stitch (n.)

a link or loop or knot made by an implement in knitting, crocheting, embroidery, or sewing

Synonyms:

9. stitch (n.)

a sharp spasm of pain in the side resulting from running

Synonyms: