noun (plural needlefuls)
The length of thread put into a needle at one time.
- If you wish to control the way the colors look, work the first needleful of thread around two sides.
- When you pull a needleful through a hole, the wool is correctly positioned on a stretched canvas.
- Pull each needleful through with a firm tug so that the thread should not look as if it is lying on the surface.
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