FAGGOTING

fagoting

[fag-uh-ting]
noun
an openwork decoration of fabric in which thread is drawn in crisscross stitches across an open seam.
Also, British, faggoting.


Origin:
1880–85; fagot + -ing1

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faggoting or esp (US) fagoting (ˈfæɡətɪŋ)
 
n
1.  decorative needlework done by tying vertical threads together in bundles
2.  a decorative way of joining two hems by crisscross stitches
 
fagoting or esp (US) fagoting
 
n

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fagot
early spelling of faggot.
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