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Definition of Pearl
PearlStitch Stitch, n. [OE. stiche, AS. stice a pricking, akin to
stician to prick. See Stick, v. i.]
1. A single pass of a needle in sewing; the loop or turn of
the thread thus made.
2. A single turn of the thread round a needle in knitting; a
link, or loop, of yarn; as, to let down, or drop, a
stitch; to take up a stitch.
3. [Cf. OE. sticche, stecche, stucche, a piece, AS. stycce.
Cf. Stock.] A space of work taken up, or gone over, in a
single pass of the needle; hence, by extension, any space
passed over; distance.
You have gone a good stitch. --Bunyan.
In Syria the husbandmen go lightly over with their
plow, and take no deep stitch in making their
4. A local sharp pain; an acute pain, like the piercing of a
needle; as, a stitch in the side.
He was taken with a cold and with stitches, which
was, indeed, a pleurisy. --Bp. Burnet.
5. A contortion, or twist. [Obs.]
If you talk, Or pull your face into a stitch again,
I shall be angry. --Marston.
6. Any least part of a fabric or dress; as, to wet every
stitch of clothes. [Colloq.]
7. A furrow. --Chapman.
Chain stitch, Lock stitch. See in the Vocabulary.
Pearl, or Purl stitch. See 2nd Purl, 2.
Pearl Pearl, a.
Of or pertaining to pearl or pearls; made of pearls, or of
Pearl Pearl, v. t.
1. To set or adorn with pearls, or with mother-of-pearl. Used
2. To cause to resemble pearls; to make into small round
grains; as, to pearl barley.
Pearl Pearl, v. i.
1. To resemble pearl or pearls.
2. To give or hunt for pearls; as, to go pearling.
pearlBrill Brill, n. [Cf. Corn. brilli mackerel, fr. brith
streaked, speckled.] (Zo["o]l.)
A fish allied to the turbot (Rhombus levis), much esteemed
in England for food; -- called also bret, pearl, prill.
Meaning of Pearl from wikipedia
- A pearl
is a hard, glistening object produced within
the soft tissue
(specifically the mantle) of a living
animal, such as...
- A pearl
is a hard object produced
by mollusks. Pearl
may also refer
(given name) Pearl
Aday (born 1975), American
- The attack
on Pearl Harbor
was a surprise military strike
by the Imperial
****anese Navy Air Service
upon the United States
(a neutral country
at the time)...
Jam is an American
rock band formed
in Seattle, Washington, in 1990. The band's lineup consists
of founding members
(b**** guitar), Stone...
- Pearl Harbor
is an American lagoon harbor
on the island
of Oahu, Hawaii, west of Honolulu. It has been long visited
by the Naval fleet
of the United
- manners, include Parisian pearls
, Paris pearls
, French pearls
, Bourguignon pearls
, and Venetian pearls
. Mother-of-pearl pearl
is crushed nacreous
- Girl with a Pearl Earring
met de parel) is an oil painting
by Dutch Golden
Age painter Johannes
c. 1665. Going
- Pearl Harbor
is a 2001 American romantic
by Bay and Jerry Bruckheimer
and Pokémon Shining Pearl
are 2021 remakes
of the 2006 Nintendo
DS role-playing video games
. The games
are part of the...
- Pearl Academy
(formerly Pearl Academy
of Fashion) is an Indian higher education
institution. As of 2019 it has been owned
by the for-profit education...
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