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sewing machine

n.
A machine for sewing, often having additional attachments for special stitching.

sewing machine

n
(Knitting & Sewing) any machine designed to sew material. It is now usually driven by electric motor but is sometimes operated by a foot treadle or by hand

sew′ing machine`


n.
any of various foot-operated or electric machines for making stitches, ranging from machines for sewing garments to industrial machines for sewing leather, book pages, or the like.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sewing machine - a textile machine used as a home appliance for sewingsewing machine - a textile machine used as a home appliance for sewing
home appliance, household appliance - an appliance that does a particular job in the home
serger - a sewing machine that overcasts the raw edges of a fabric with a V-shaped stitch
textile machine - a machine for making textiles
Translations
naaimasjien
màquina de cosir
šicí stroj
symaskine
kudromaŝino
ompelukone
šivaća mašina
mesin jahit
ミシン
재봉틀
šivalni stroj
symaskin
จักรเย็บผ้า
máy khâu

sewing machine

nmacchina da cucire

sewing machine

آلَةٌ خِيَاطَة šicí stroj symaskine Nähmaschine ραπτομηχανή máquina de coser ompelukone machine à coudre šivaća mašina macchina da cucire ミシン 재봉틀 naaimachine symaskin maszyna do szycia máquina de costura швейная машинка symaskin จักรเย็บผ้า dikiş makinesi máy khâu 缝纫机
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