Definition of sewing machine in English:

sewing machine

Line breaks: sew¦ing ma|chine


  • A machine with a mechanically driven needle for sewing or stitching cloth.
    More example sentences
    • Use sewing machine to stitch ribbon in place from top to bottom on both edges of the ribbon.
    • A universal needle can be used in all household sewing machines that accept a flat shank.
    • One problem I often find with sewing machines is missing belt guards and needle guards.

More definitions of sewing machine

Definition of sewing machine in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
a slit made by cutting with a saw