darning needle love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A long, large-eyed, often blunt needle used in darning.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A long needle with a large eye, used in darning.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Used other than as an idiom: A needle used for darning.
  • noun A large needle used for darning.
  • noun A damselfly, or a dragonfly that resembles one.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings that are outspread at rest; adults and nymphs feed on mosquitoes etc.
  • noun a long needle with an eye large enough for heavy darning or embroidery thread


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