Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT De keizer is ver weg - boek met wilde avonturen in China

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tailor / dressmaker
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to sew / to stitch
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seam / crack / narrow slit / CL:
crack / crevice / CL:
small crack / chink
to sew / tailoring
to sew together / suture (in surgery) / to sew up (a wound)
to make an item of clothing / to tailor
to sew / to make (clothes, bedding)
seam / join / juncture
crack / crevice
sewing thread / suture
lit. seamless heavenly clothes (idiom) / fig. flawless
gap between teeth
a stitch / surgical stitches
seamless connection
lit. to see a gap and stick in a needle (idiom); fig. to make use of every second and every inch
to point a brick wall / to grout a tiled surface
to darn (clothing) / to sew and mend
to fit tightly (idiom) / to join seamlessly / to fit snugly
to quilt
vertical space in a newspaper between two attached pages / vertical line on the back of clothing
to sew by hand / hand-sewn
tailor's shop
sewing needle
to squint
to form a seam / to join up
part (in one's hair)
overlaid seam
suture zone (geology)
to cover up mistakes or crimes / to stitch up / to fix
welt seam (doubled over and sewed again from topside)
to patch together / to mend
lit. flies do not attack an intact egg (idiom) / fig. no smoke without a fire
lit. to squeeze into every crack (idiom) / fig. to make the most of every opportunity
crack / chink / narrow slit / crevice
gap between teeth
(bird species of China) mountain tailorbird (Phyllergates cuculatus)
needlework / sewing and mending
to sew / to stitch
to sew and mend clothes for a pittance
(bird species of China) dark-necked tailorbird (Orthotomus atrogularis)
tight seam / to calk
narrow gap / slit
sewing machine / CL:
(bird species of China) common tailorbird (Orthotomus sutorius)

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