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General Crossword Questions for “buttonhole”

  • Grab someone's (unwilling?) attention - in which carnation is worn on a jacket?
  • Place to sport flower detain with chat
  • Nobble for a chat
  • Small slit in a coat lapel - detain in conversation
  • Hold up by holding forth a flower
  • Waylay Rose, perhaps
  • Part of a shirt and collar
  • Detain someone in conversation, but not round hovel

Encyclopedia

  • Embroidery with stems in buttonhole and leaves in detached buttonhole stitch, worked in natural perle cotton on cotton-linen fabric, United Buttonhole stitches catch a loop of the thread on the surface of the fabric and needle is returned to the. — “Buttonhole stitch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Buttonholes are holes in fabric which allow buttons to pass through, securing one piece The raw edges of a buttonhole are usually finished with stitching. — “Buttonhole - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Vertical buttonhole -- Knit to desired buttonhole location, attach a second yarn and Two-row buttonhole (horizontal) -- Bind off an appropriate number of stitches and cast. — “Buttonhole (knitting) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • She put them in his buttonhole as a peace offering, and he stood a minute looking down at them with a curious expression, for in the Italian part of his nature there was a touch of superstition, and he was just then in that state of half-sweet, half-bitter melancholy, when imaginative young men find significance in trifles and food for romance everywhere. — “Little Women” by Louisa M. Alcott
  • George at his buttonhole and a plain forage cap set straight on his head. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • George at his buttonhole and a plain forage cap set straight on his head. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • The blooming stud was too small for the buttonhole of the shirt, blooming end to it. — “Ulysses” by James Joyce

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