overlock

EnglishEdit

A machine overlock stitch.

EtymologyEdit

over- +‎ lock

NounEdit

overlock (plural overlocks)

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  1. (sewing) A stitch that sews over the edge of one or two pieces of cloth for edging, hemming or seaming.

VerbEdit

overlock (third-person singular simple present overlocks, present participle overlocking, simple past and past participle overlocked)

  1. (sewing) To stitch in this manner.

SynonymsEdit

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