lock stitch(redirected from lock stitches)
Related to lock stitches: Single needle stitching
lock·stitchalso lock stitch (lŏk′stĭch′)
A stitch made on a sewing machine by interlocking the upper thread and the bobbin thread.
(Knitting & Sewing) a sewing-machine stitch in which the top thread interlocks with the bobbin thread
a sewing-machine stitch in which two threads are locked together at small intervals.