Synonyms of hem in English:

hem


See definition of hem

noun

1‘she let down the hem of her dress’

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edge, edging, border, trim, trimming
fringe, frill, flounce, valance

verb

1‘Nanna taught me to hem skirts’

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edge, put a hem on, border, trim, bind, fringe

Phrases

    hem someone/something in

    1‘the bay was hemmed in by pine trees’


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    literary


    2‘he was hemmed in by the furniture’


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    North American


    rare