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darning British & World English

The skill or activity of darning

darn1 British & World English

Mend (a hole in knitted material) by interweaving yarn with a needle

darn2 British & World English

Euphemism for damn.

Swiss darning British & World English

A technique in which coloured stitches are sewn on to knitted garments to make patterns or motifs that seem to have been knitted

darning needle British & World English

A long sewing needle with a large eye, used in darning

darning mushroom British & World English

A mushroom-shaped (or egg-shaped) piece of wood or other smooth hard material used to stretch and support material being darned

devil's darning needle British & World English

Another term for darner.

darning egg in darning mushroom British & World English

A mushroom-shaped (or egg-shaped) piece of wood or other smooth hard material used to stretch and support material being darned