Meaning of faggoting in English:


Pronunciation /ˈfaɡətɪŋ/


mass noun
  • Embroidery in which threads are fastened together in bundles.

    ‘a black silk dress with tiers of faggoting’
    • ‘Featherstitch or feather stitch and Cretan stitch or faggoting stitch are embroidery techniques made of open, looped stitches worked alternately to the right and left of a central rib.’
    • ‘Open Cretan stitch or faggoting is used in making open decorative seams and to attach insertions.’