What does the word stitch mean?

Usage examples for stitch

  1. In European lands the cloaks are sewed with the legal- stitch, which is considered the proper finish. – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  2. We paid a little over fifty dollars for the carpet before a stitch was taken in it; and fifty dollars will make you the possessor. – After a Shadow, and Other Stories by T. S. Arthur
  3. It's a bit o' stuff I'm feather- stitching; there- I am learning the stitch. – Good Luck by L. T. Meade