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1. needle-shaped

adjective. narrow and long and pointed; as pine leaves.

Synonyms

  • acicular
  • acerose
  • acerate
  • unsubdivided

Antonyms

  • rough
  • complex
  • difficult
  • simplicity

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Words that Rhyme with Sewing Needle

  • tweedle
  • steidle
  • steidl
  • friedl
  • friedel
  • freedle
  • wiedel
  • riedl
  • riedel
  • neidl
  • nedel
  • meidl
  • liedel
  • keadle
  • cheadle
  • beedle
  • beadle

Example sentences of the word sewing-needle


1. Noun Phrase
Poke a small hole into the center of the large bottom part of an egg with a sewing needle.

2. Noun Phrase
Thread a sewing needle with fishing line, knot the end and stitch the scarf in place securely.

2. needle-wood

noun. large bushy shrub with pungent pointed leaves and creamy white flowers; central and eastern Australia.

Synonyms

  • Hakea
  • shrub
  • Hakea leucoptera
  • needle wood
  • bush
  • needlewood

Antonyms

  • superior

3. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] the leaf of a conifer.

Synonyms

  • simple leaf

Antonyms

  • unpointedness
  • exempt

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] a slender pointer for indicating the reading on the scale of a measuring instrument.

Antonyms

  • end

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] a sharp pointed implement (usually steel).

Synonyms

  • point
  • implement
  • sewing needle
  • crochet hook
  • knitting needle
  • eye
  • crochet needle
  • hypodermic needle
  • packing needle

Antonyms

  • discourage
  • bore
  • antinode
  • node

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. sewing

noun. ['ˈsoʊɪŋ'] joining or attaching by stitches.

Synonyms

  • handicraft
  • suturing
  • blind stitching

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • cast on
  • cast off
  • unfasten

7. needle

verb. ['ˈniːdəl'] goad or provoke,as by constant criticism.

Synonyms

  • chevvy
  • chivvy
  • chevy
  • beset
  • harass
  • molest
  • hassle
  • goad
  • chivy
  • provoke
  • harry

Antonyms

  • inattention

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. sewing

noun. ['ˈsoʊɪŋ'] needlework on which you are working with needle and thread.

Synonyms

  • stitch
  • needlework
  • gathering
  • mend
  • darn
  • patchwork
  • gather
  • stitchery
  • applique
  • needlecraft
  • binding

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • worth
  • spread
  • diverge

9. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] a stylus that formerly made sound by following a groove in a phonograph record.

Synonyms

  • stylus

Antonyms

  • undock
  • break

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. needle

verb. ['ˈniːdəl'] prick with a needle.

Synonyms

  • prickle

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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