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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
Jam is an American
rock band formed
in 1990 in Seattle, Washington. The band's lineup consists
of founding members
(b**** guitar), Stone...
- Daniel Pearl
(October 10, 1963 – February
1, 2002) was an American journalist
for The Wall Street
Journal. He was kidnapped
and later beheaded
- 157°57′00″W / 21.36500°N 157.95000°W / 21.36500; -157.95000 The attack
on Pearl Harbor
was a surprise, preemptive military strike
by the Imperial
(born 23 July 1967) is a French freelance journalist
and a former reporter
magazine. She is the widow
of Daniel Pearl
- Judea Pearl
4, 1936) is an Israeli-American computer scientist
and philosopher, best known
barley, or pearled
barley, is whole grain barley
that has been processed
its fibrous outer
hull and polished
some or all of the...
Xola Pearl Thusi
(born 13 May 1988) is a South African
actress, model, television
host, and radio
for her portrayal...
Lowe (born Pearl Samantha
Davis; 7 April
1970) is an English fashion
designer, and former
singer-songwriter. Lowe was the vocalist
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