There are 2 translations of stitch in Spanish:

stitch1

Pronunciation: /stɪtʃ/

n

  • 1 1.1 (in sewing) puntada (feminine) I put a couple of stitches in it le di unas puntadas a stitch in time (saves nine) una puntada a tiempo ahorra ciento 1.2 (in knitting) punto (masculine) to pick up a stitch levantar un punto I dropped a stitch se me escapó or se me fue un punto
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    • There's the strong likelihood of my stitches sliding off my needles with every movement.
    • Our modes and tonality, diverse ingredients and style unite in a tapestry of stitches belonging to different needles.
    • Students learn to do math by knitting stitches together, and to count by placing nuts into bags.
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    • In Claim 3, it will mean those stitches and the embroidery stitches.
    • Though lighter to wear, silk is not as durable as velvet, particularly when confronted with thousands of embroidery stitches.
    • As young girls learn embroidery stitches from older women, they are initiated into the culture.
    1.3 (type of stitch) punto (masculine) 1.4 [Medicine/Medicina] punto (masculine)
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    • The surgical wound clips or stitches may be removed while in hospital just before going home, but on occasion they will be removed after discharge from hospital by a GP or a nurse.
    • Each pile is tied off with a surgical stitch, or suture, and then the pile is cut away.
    • When the operation is complete, the incisions are closed with stitches and the four small wounds are covered with dressings.
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    • I continued running and running, even when I felt a sharp stitch at my side.
    • Her legs were starting to grow tired and sore, and a stitch of pain was erupting in her side.
    • The stitch in her side burned painfully and her legs ached.
  • 2 (piece of clothing) he didn't have a stitch on estaba en cueros [colloquial/familiar], estaba calato (Peru/Perú) [colloquial/familiar] I haven't a stitch to wear no tengo qué ponerme
  • 3 (pain) (no plural/sin plural) punzada (feminine) or (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) puntada (f) (en el costado), flato (m) (Spain/España) I got a stitch me dio una punzada or (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) puntada (en el costado), me dio flato (Spain/España) to be in stitches [colloquial/familiar] morirse* or troncharse or desternillarse de risa the clown had us all in stitches estábamos muertos or tronchados de risa con el payaso

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There are 2 translations of stitch in Spanish:

stitch2

vt

vi

  • 1.1 (sew) coser 1.2 (embroider) bordar
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    • Once the implant is in place, the gum is stitched over it and the area is left to heal.
    • Fred had stitched fine patchwork quilts that covered the beds and hung on the walls of his house.
    • He had screamed in agony as cuts on his feet were stitched without anaesthetic.

Phrasal verbs

stitch up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (British English/inglés británico)
[slang/argot] (double-cross) traicionar (frame) I've been stitched up me han tendido una trampa para incriminarme

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Word of the day juerga
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partying …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.